Those advocating for denying entry to the Central American children cite the tremendous costs involved. And indeed, in our ongoing economic malaise, with deficits continuing to mount and prospects brightening little for America's own youth, how can the diversion of such enormous resources be justified?
A recently retired interim police chief in Seattle replied, "I'm not there yet" when asked by a local reporter whether he could support an end to drug prohibition. As these leaders continue to dither, we will continue to experience a steady stream of exasperating, heartbreaking incidents.
Last July, Burbank weighed in on the issue of police militarization during an interview with the Deseret News. He said he
Last August, the Standard-Examiner ran an editorial in support of Boyack's cause. "Certainly, the use of a battering rams
"The drug unit was also allowed to break the law in order to enforce it [by buying drugs undercover, or with informants]. I
But few shared that sentiment. Pima County Administrator Chuck Huckelberry told the Arizona Daily Star that the settlement
SWAT Cop Says American Neighborhoods Are 'Battlefields,' Claims Cops Face Same Dangers As Soldiers In Afghanistan
Over the last several days, the popular online police magazine PoliceOne site has been rolling out a series of opinion pieces
Ultimately, we're unlikely to see any real efforts to reform or rollback police militarization until politicians are convinced
"I make a decision at that point. My options are, focus on him like this and say, 'Don't move, don't move.' But what happens
Note: The "Raid of the Day" features accounts of police raids I've found, researched, and reported while writing my forthcoming