CodeMonkey4Life: Done in one
Notabunny: fta I don't have a big problem with this. Police departments have to make tough choices, and this is an example of a choice that's entirely defensible given the realities of the municipal budget.If you want less crime, hire more crime fighters. If you don't want to hire crime fighters, be content with more crime.
dryknife: [ryansmartt.files.wordpress.com image 375x434]
LDM90: Is this like how the crime rate will go down if drugs are legalized? You know, since what used to be a crime isn't a crime anymore.
pedrop357: Any sheriff who does this needs to be recalled, and any police chief needs to be removed from office.
Snort: Lies, damn lies, and statistics.
jso2897: "Law enforcement" is just a very expensive form of welfare for the scared middle class. Grow a pair and learn to protect your pathetic heap of worthless possessions at your own expense, whitey.
Enemabag Jones: BarkingUnicorn,I may as well illustrate this thread right now:I fail to see what Indians cleaning an elephant have to do with this thread.
BarkingUnicorn: I may as well illustrate this thread right now:[wordinfo.info image 450x272]
jayphat: Taking a page straight out of the Chicago playbook of dealing with crime statistics. Murder involving a gun? Was it in a house? Then it's a domestic violence situation instead.
deforge: it seems to be an epidemic in PD's everywherehttp://www.thisamericanlife.org/radio-archives/episode/414/right-to- re main-silentcheck out the 2nd half of the podcast talking about NYPD and how they treated their own who tried to blow the whistle on this.
redmid17: jayphat: Taking a page straight out of the Chicago playbook of dealing with crime statistics. Murder involving a gun? Was it in a house? Then it's a domestic violence situation instead.Yeah  there chief. I'm not sure Rahm would like it very much if McCarthy did that.
James F. Campbell: Or you could target the real causes of crime. But that would be too proactive, and Americans hate being proactive.
rich_mitch: jso2897: "Law enforcement" is just a very expensive form of welfare for the scared middle class. Grow a pair and learn to protect your pathetic heap of worthless possessions at your own expense, whitey.Trolling, or just dim"?
Trance354: Sounds like Denver. Wanna see crime? 11:30pm - 1:00am ANYWHERE on Colfax. 2 murders outside my building in the last year. No suspects. It doesn't help that they were both drug dealers. Or that the police station is two blocks away. need some company for the night? Colfax. Drugs? Colfax. Murder for hire? I'm sure you can find it on Colfax. One stop crime shopping./can't beat the rent//just gotta keep from getting robbed/murdered
fusillade762: Is there some tradition of being an asshole on Easter I'm unaware of?
Porndip Poonpat: Snort: Lies, damn lies, and statistics.Did you just coin that phrase, Shakesteer?
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