U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Go Back   City-Data Forum > General Forums > Politics and Other Controversies
 [Register]
Please register to participate in our discussions with 2 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
View detailed profile (Advanced) or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
Reply Start New Thread
 
Old 05-26-2015, 08:13 PM
 
Location: St. Louis
7,178 posts, read 5,393,819 times
Reputation: 4160

Advertisements

Number of arrests in Baltimore plunge as violence rises - BBC News

...the mob, I mean people spoke, the cops listened. I love it when government is responsive and everyone is happy!
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

 
Old 05-26-2015, 08:14 PM
 
Location: Stasis
15,839 posts, read 10,003,203 times
Reputation: 8546
Your glee at mayhem, violence, and murder is noted.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 05-26-2015, 08:15 PM
 
26,302 posts, read 12,791,971 times
Reputation: 12539
Quote:
Originally Posted by MUTGR View Post
Number of arrests in Baltimore plunge as violence rises - BBC News

...the mob, I mean people spoke, the cops listened. I love it when government is responsive and everyone is happy!
from the article:
Quote:
The police department has not explained the decline in arrests.
IE the cops are taking a vacation to punish the community. Resulting in deaths.

I think its time to fire them all, and hire replacements.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 05-26-2015, 08:17 PM
 
935 posts, read 487,845 times
Reputation: 326
Quote:
Originally Posted by katzpaw View Post
Your glee at mayhem, violence, and murder is noted.
Great point
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 05-26-2015, 08:19 PM
 
Location: DFW - Coppell / Las Colinas
31,794 posts, read 36,466,119 times
Reputation: 38241
Quote:
Originally Posted by greywar View Post
I think its time to fire them all, and hire replacements.
Yes fire them all. Then see how big a line of people there are to take their place.

Sounds like a terrible idea,
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 05-26-2015, 08:21 PM
 
Location: Stasis
15,839 posts, read 10,003,203 times
Reputation: 8546
"If we can't violate civil rights and beat people up then we ain't working."
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 05-26-2015, 08:24 PM
 
Location: DFW - Coppell / Las Colinas
31,794 posts, read 36,466,119 times
Reputation: 38241
Quote:
Originally Posted by katzpaw View Post
"If we can't violate civil rights and beat people up then we ain't working."
"Heck with this if I'm going to get charged with 2nd degree murder for failing to seatbelt a thug"
......Said the van driver cop.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 05-26-2015, 08:25 PM
 
935 posts, read 487,845 times
Reputation: 326
While i understand the cops frustration over not being appreciated, they have a job to do, and if they dont want to do it look for another job
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 05-26-2015, 08:26 PM
 
Location: DFW - Coppell / Las Colinas
31,794 posts, read 36,466,119 times
Reputation: 38241
Quote:
Originally Posted by blind melon View Post
While i understand the cops frustration over not being appreciated, they have a job to do, and if they dont want to do it look for another job
Who you gonna hire and train to take their place?
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 05-26-2015, 08:26 PM
 
26,302 posts, read 12,791,971 times
Reputation: 12539
Quote:
Originally Posted by Rakin View Post
Yes fire them all. Then see how big a line of people there are to take their place.

Sounds like a terrible idea,
3,220 officers. There would be a huge line. Jobs. Even cops need them.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Please register to post and access all features of our very popular forum. It is free and quick. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum. Additional giveaways are planned.

Detailed information about all U.S. cities, counties, and zip codes on our site: City-data.com.


Reply
Please update this thread with any new information or opinions. This open thread is still read by thousands of people, so we encourage all additional points of view.

Quick Reply
Message:

Over $104,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > General Forums > Politics and Other Controversies
Follow City-Data.com founder on our Forum or

All times are GMT -6.

2005-2019, Advameg, Inc. · Please obey Forum Rules · Terms of Use and Privacy Policy · Bug Bounty

City-Data.com - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35 - Top