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Last updated 5/12/2022 at 9:49am
Find strategies that help, not harm
Dear Councilmember Chen:
I am dismayed by your authoritative tone. You are focused on so-called "enforcement tools," instead of people's lives and finding strategies that help, not harm.
I have 38 years of law enforcement experience, up to the rank of police chief, and no one is an expert in this complex and multifaceted challenge.
To say you "know exactly what tools the police need to keep our community safe" is offensive and simplistic, dismissive and insulting, and frankly, rhetoric.
Is this council really going to pass this off to the police as your...