A police officer takes a man into custody for being drunk in public.
A police officer takes a man into custody for being drunk in public. L. Todd Spencer / Virginian Pilot / MCT
A police officer takes a man into custody for being drunk in public. L. Todd Spencer / Virginian Pilot / MCT

Commentary: It's okay to demand involuntary treatment for street drunks

August 04, 2009 06:51 PM