This chaos among law enforcement as a result of the DoJ investigation is a telling sign of the nature and function of police in America. Their very existence relies on their ability to legally rob the citizens.
Police, we are told, are here to keep us safe and protect us from the bad guys. However, public safety all too often takes a back seat to revenue collection. Time and time again, The Free Thought Project has exposed quota schemes in which officers were punished for not writing enough tickets.
Just this week, The Free Thought Project reported on Bergen County, New Jersey, which is experiencing a similar financial struggle because cops haven’t been extorting the population fast enough to keep up with government spending.