KANSAS CITY POLICE CHIEF TRAFFIC TICKET SPIKE SOCIAL MEDIA FACT CHECK!!!
We've got a lot more coming up this morning but let's start the day with a bit of Kansas City local government Internet push back.
To wit . . .
CHECK OUT KCPD CHIEF FORTÉ FACT CHECKING CRITICS OF THE UPCOMING KANSAS CITY TRAFFIC TICKET CRACKDOWN!!!
Now, we first heard about the upcoming traffic ticket crackdown a couple of weeks ago . . . Now Dead Tree Media is offering their spin . . . Drivers beware: Kansas City police are writing more traffic tickets
But even more interestingly . . .
CHECK OUT THE KCPD CHIEF CONFRONTING ONLINE CRITICS OF THE MOVE WITH A TRAGIC LOCAL STAT!!!
To a critic questioning the use of resources . . . The Chief writes:
"Share your sentiments with some of the family and friends of the 19 traffic fatality victims who've died this yr."
Like it or not, the reality check using local stats in this thread rings true.
Moreover, the teaching moment of this post reveals not only that the local Internets discourse is great for sharing information but also that Kansas City drivers would be wise to obey the rules of the road from now on . . .
Developing . . .