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DETROIT (WWJ) – The men and women of the Detroit Police Department believe the city is too dangerous to enter, and they want citizens to know it.
Detroit Police Officer Association (DPOA) Attorney Donato Iorio said officers are holding the “Enter At Your Own Risk” rally at 3:30 p.m. Saturday in front of Comerica Park to remind the public that the officers are overworked, understaffed, and at times, fearful for their lives.
“Detroit is America’s most violent city, its homicide rate is the highest in the country and yet the Detroit Police Department is grossly understaffed,” Iorio told WWJ’s Kathryn Larson. “The DPOA believes that there is a war in Detroit, but there should be a war on crime, not a war on its officers.” ....................
Enter At Your Own Risk: Police Union Says ‘War-Like’ Detroit Is Unsafe For Visitors
Originally posted by beezzer
reply to post by xuenchen
What sort of government do they have in Detroit? What kind of leadership do they have? How could they let things get this bad?
My questioning pic.
Originally posted by wingsfan
You want the honest truth? The council is made up of imbeciles with low double digit IQ. They yell at each other in school grade level ebonics. All why they pad and protect the outrages compensation they and their friends receive.
Originally posted by sepermeru
Why not just hand out fliers that say "One Private Police Force For Sale to Highest Bidder"? It would send the same message. I suppose one way to calm down a warzone is to give one side enough power to overwhelm others and thus achieve stability.