Defunding Police Makes Job Even More Perilous for Officers and Communities They Serve, Critics Say
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) - Police officers and the communities they serve will be in danger if the wave of defunding of departments continues, according to Robert Swartzwelder, president of the Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) Fort Pitt Lodge in Pittsburgh Pa.
Defunding of police departments nationwide comes in the wake of George Floyd’s death in Minneapolis.
“Government has essentially abdicated its duty to protect communities and to let police do their ...
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