After two fatal shootings and other crimes the mayor moves to regain control of the protest area.... Seattle homicide officers leave the scene of a fatal shooting in the Capitol Hill Occupied Protest area Monday. Police moved to clear the protest area early Wednesday. … [Read more...] about Seattle Mayor finally moves to take back the cop free zone in her city…
They have issue's out there... The George Floyd situation is over.... Responding to political protests the local government has voted to replace its police department with a public safety organiztion.... That isn't helping things right now.... There have been a giant … [Read more...] about Minneapolis City Council votes to dismantle its police department as a Crime wave hits the city…..
The Democrats have theirs's from the US House.... The Republicans have one from the US Senate... Congress will not look at them till mid-Summer and with other legislation piling up, including money for next years budget ? May not get to reform until next year.... None … [Read more...] about Trump will issue his ideas for police reform….
The courts continue to give law enforcement the benefit of the doubt in civil courts with them doing their jobs .....The Supreme Court has set a standard in the past that suits against an officer must meet..... This will not be well received by some right now, who are looking … [Read more...] about Supreme’s let stand police qualified immunity policies ….
And some people yearning for the good ole days back with the cops.... The rush to stop police from enforcing 'quality of life' issues is gonna be good and bad.... The good for those afraid of the cops is evident.... Less interaction.... For cops? Less … [Read more...] about Taking the police out of enforcing some things is gonna make local and state government’s MORE money…
The protest slogan makes little sense.... The movement should be change the culture and push for accommodation between the police and those they are sworn to 'protect and serve'.... Politician's and government officials should not pander to crowds that push for something … [Read more...] about Bernie Sanders joins Joe Biden against ‘defunding the police’…So do other Democrats….
Good photo op for Democrats to show protestors... They kneeled on the Capital Floor.... The bill will NOT be acted upon I'd assume by a Republicans majority US Senate.... Congressional Democrats on Monday unveiled broad police reform legislation, pledging to transform … [Read more...] about House Democrats advance police reform bill looking to transform law enforcement
The military presence has subsided.... The number of arrests for violence have dropped.... And the President's of the United States still is home behind layers of fencing..... It IS as if the people of the country have flexed to take over the streets from a President that … [Read more...] about Protestors decend on Wash. D.C. for rallies….