The new school year is off to a wild start.
Homicides in the U.S. spiked by almost 30% in 2020.
Police departments benefit financially from seizing personal property, the report explains, so they have incentive to do it and lobby lawmakers in states and in Congress to keep the status quo.
“Neither the City nor the LAPD implemented a procedure to submit or review religious accommodation requests before the deadline, leaving hundreds of LAPD employees with no choice but to submit religious accommodation requests without direction.”
It is alarming that some of our legislators attempted to exclude conservatives and people of faith from the ranks of law enforcement.