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If Cops Don’t Wear Masks, Can They Enforce COVID Safety Rules?

Even in cities where mask-wearing in public is required, many police officers openly flout the rules. Some argue it’s a further manifestation of cops’ resentment over anti-police sentiments.  “It’s not a good time to ask police for anything,” says one ex-New York officer.

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Law Enforcement Played ‘Minimal Role’ in COVID-19 Enforcement: Study

As Americans prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving, police are unlikely to play a significant role in enforcing compliance with advisories warning against travel and limiting the number of people around the dinner table to curb the spread of COVID-19—if the results of a new survey on police enforcement of pandemic restrictions so far are any indication.