TKC MUST READ!!! NORTHEAST NEWS RAGES AGAINST MAYOR SLY'S CUTS TO POLICE 'COMING HOME TO ROOST' IN KANSAS CITY!!!
The topic of increased local violence and homicide is exceptionally relevant amid this bloody Summer . . .
Check this MUST READ editorial in the latest issue of an urban core newspaper . . .
Northeast News: Police budget cuts pushback
Money line . . .
"Positions of both civilian and commissioned officers have been cut department-wide, putting a greater burden or patrol officers who already go from call to call leaving very little time for problem resolution, much less grabbing a street taco for a quick lunch. Those cuts to the police budget compromise public safety at large. Now on the heels of the recent line of duty deaths in Dallas, Baton Rouge and for the second time in two months, Kansas City, Kansas, the Mayor and council’s decision to cut the Department’s budget for two years running seems to be coming home to roost."
Read the whole thing . . .