This article in The Hill poses the question of whether there a correlation between the growing anti-enforcement political climate and a rise in violent crime. The article specifically uses the example of the current heated race for Philadelphia District Attorney where Beth Grossman, a career prosecutor is running against Larry Krasner; counsel to “Black Lives Matter” and “Occupy Philly” as an example.
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Posted in Politics, Public Integrity, Public Safety
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My latest piece in The Hill entitled “Law enforcement revives crime fighting initiatives as communities see recent spike” breaks down some of the “new” crime-fighting initiatives in cities like Baltimore & Chicago; and examines their potential effectiveness. Please share your thoughts and let’s discuss.
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Tagged A. Benjamin Mannes, Ariel Benjamin Mannes, Ariel Mannes, ATF, Baltimore, Ben Mannes, BLM, Chicago, Crime, Crime Prevention, DOJ, Donald Trump, Firearms, Gun Control, The Hill