Ratemycop.com is a website where people who have been stopped by a police officer can rate their experience with their boy in blue, on a scale of one to five stars, taking into account fairness, professionalism, and satisfaction.
Co-founder Rebecca Costell says the site is a place for citizens to track how well their local police service is being provided, given that its supported by tax payers.
And although some police departments have chosen not to be rated, leading Costell to wonder what they have to hide, many officers applaud the website for keeping them in check.
Costell says, We had an officer ask us for business cards to hand out to people after giving them a ticket so they could rate him. But usually, its not those officers that we have to worry about.
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