KANSAS CITY - Millions of taxpayer dollars are winding up in the hands of criminals across the Kansas City metro. Since 2012, the Kansas City Police Department has paid out at least $5.9 million in excessive force settlements.
Friday, October 27, 2017
SHOCK!!! KANSAS CITY PAYS BIG BUCKS FOR POLICE BRUTALITY LAWSUITS!!!
Here's what is likely the most important bit of journalism of the recent Kansas City news-cycle . . . Check the unfortunate round-up that offers an accounting of successful legal complaints won against the KCPD and paid for by taxpayers. While the debate over police tactics always turns into a partisan slapfight, there's no denying that local taxpayers are on the hook for whatever strategy (or lack thereof) local authorities use to fight crime. Read more: