By Richard Steward
The Houston Chronicle
ALVIN, Texas — Police in this Brazoria County town have taken on the bald-is-beautiful look.
Almost the entire police department sported shaved heads Thursday. They weren't shorn as a fashion statement, but to raise money to help a fellow officer pay medical expenses for his 3-year-old son, who lost his hair while fighting leukemia.
Texas officers shave heads to help fellow cop