Sergeant Rick Schnell Started Something Special…He Is About to Retire, but His Story and Mission Will Remain Forever

This police officer is giving in his badge, but his story of compassion to the homeless will remain forever and will be passed on even after he is done .

Sergeant Rick Schnell, of the San Diego Police Department, works with the city’s homeless population. This team is called Homeless Outreach Team and they rarely ever arrest homeless people. Instead, they build relationships with them and earn their trust to get them into rescue missions. He is retiring soon, but his story and program that he started called “SIP” will last even after he retires.