As we feared, the city that started the movement to defund the police, has recently approved the ballot measure to eliminate their police department. Yes 4 Minneapolis was approved by the Minneapolis City Council on July 23rd. More here on the dangers of the measure.
In continuing our Summer Blog Series Ranking States on Police Issues, we ranked the states with the most sanctuary cities. There are currently 11 states in the United States of America who are classified as “Sanctuary States” for illegal immigrants. Which of these 5 states have the most sanctuary cities?
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- Officials: 11 dead, 13 injured in crash linked to human smuggling in ‘overpacked van’ near the Mexican border
- South Bend Common Council gives Mayor Mueller control over Director of Community Police Review Board
- New law limits Illinois police cooperation with ICE, to close detainment centers
- Welcome to police-defunded Seattle, where cop response times exceed 60 minutes for certain calls
- In police-defunded Portland, armed private security (including U.S. veterans) now patrolling downtown
- Judge Dismisses Case Against Oklahoma Officer Who Killed Active Shooter
- In bombshell ruling, US District Judge rules Biden must reinstate Trump’s “remain in Mexico” program