When people say to not gives cops attitude do they mean that police are prone to emotional temper tantrums?

Are they saying that police cannot be expected to be in control of their emotions and you need to have compassion for their child-like ignorance? That you must behave more like an adult than the officer is expected to act like? Because he has the authority and prerogative to have an emotional outburst and abuse his... show more Are they saying that police cannot be expected to be in control of their emotions and you need to have compassion for their child-like ignorance? That you must behave more like an adult than the officer is expected to act like? Because he has the authority and prerogative to have an emotional outburst and abuse his authority any time he chooses and you must expect that and understand in a way that a parent is supposed to understand their child's juvenile delinquency?
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