Some Police Chiefs Oppose DOJ’s Oversight Cutback

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When the Justice Department said it would significantly scale back its collaborative reform initiative to monitor local police departments and reorient it toward more hands-off “technical assistance,” the decision reflected the Trump administration’s approach to law enforcement: Crack down on violent crime, don't regulate the police departments that fight it. The changes have encountered some resistance from police chiefs in cities that participated, Want to read more? Please subscribe to The Crime Report!