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Officials Warn Defunding Police Could Lead To Spike In Crime From Ex-Officers With No Outlet For Violence

Posted on AllSides June 24th, 2020
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Insisting their department provided crucial services that help maintain order in the city, law enforcement officials warned Wednesday that defunding the police could lead to a spike in crime from ex-officers with no outlet for their violence. “The truth is that there are violent people in our society, and we need a police department so they have somewhere to go during the day to channel their rage,” said L.A. police chief Michel Moore, telling reporters that without proper resources, his team would be powerless to take these aggressive individuals off...

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