The mayor played politics with their lives. Not surprised, it will probably hit the city hall where it hurts-in the pocketbook.
Yes, I know the stop and frisk idea was a total bust. Hell, they tried it in Portland too for a while. I never said stop and frisk was a good idea. Again, wasn't what we were discussing in the first place.
And if you think NYC has the stats for number of warrant arrests deriving from traffic or minor violation stops, show them. Prove me wrong. I know this for certain, the DUI checkpoint stats I've seen in the past render almost as many outstanding warrant arrests as DUI arrests.
Police want to declare war? Start handing out pink slips, I say.
One of you will end up here next!
Personally if I was the Mayor I'd apologize to the police and the people and then get representatives from both groups together to hash things out.
I have an answer for everything...you may not like the answer or it may not satisfy your curiosity..but it will still be an answer. ~ Kal'Stang
My mind and my heart are saying I'm in my twenties. My body is pointing at my mind and heart and laughing its ass off. ~ Kal'Stang
Not my circus, not my monkeys... I'm just laughing while they fling poo back and forth...
Fiddling While Rome Burns
Carthago Delenda Est
"I used to roll the dice; see the fear in my enemies' eyes... listen as the crowd would sing, 'now the old king is dead, Long Live the King.'.."