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Oakland council prioritizes 12 tactics to ‘reimagine’ public protection

Oakland council prioritizes 12 tactics to ‘reimagine’ public protection

Politics
OAKLAND — The Oakland Town Council threw its reinforce Monday evening at the back of a listing of suggestions to divert bucks and tasks clear of the police division and into different products and services and departments. The council unanimously voted for a answer from District 3 Councilmember and Public Protection Committee Chair Carroll Fife to prioritize probably the most 48 suggestions submitted by the Reimagining Public Safety Task Force, a gaggle of 17 folks tasked last summer with understanding learn how to reduce the police division’s finances in part over the following two years. With amendments from different councilmembers, the council in the end determined to prioritize 12 of the duty power’s suggestions, which over the process a number of months grew past tactics to defund...
Lafayette seems to be to advertise protection over freeway overpass protests – The Mercury Information

Lafayette seems to be to advertise protection over freeway overpass protests – The Mercury Information

Politics
LAFAYETTE — Town is having a look at converting the place parking is permitted close to a Freeway 24 overpass in a bid to deal with lawsuits from close by citizens that widespread demonstrations by means of supporters of former President Trump are noisy and intimidating. Different adjustments that may be within the works on the El Curtola bridge are with its fencing to make it tough to glue indicators or flags, which is state assets and the place it's unlawful to glue pieces. Demonstrations on the bridge — which is able to draw counter-protesters — are anticipated to proceed during the finish of this month, Councilman Carl Anduri stated. What additionally makes town officers involved is that protesters are distracting motorists passing below the bridge, making the gatherings a visitors ...
Rep. Cori Bush Strikes Her Administrative center Away From Marjorie Taylor Greene Due To Protection Considerations

Rep. Cori Bush Strikes Her Administrative center Away From Marjorie Taylor Greene Due To Protection Considerations

Politics
Rep. Cori Bush (D-MO) relocated her place of job because of protection issues after maskless Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) berated her in a hallway. Rep. Bush tweeted: A maskless Marjorie Taylor Greene & her personnel berated me in a hallway. She centered me & others on social media. I am shifting my place of job clear of hers for my crew's protection. I have known as for the expulsion of individuals who incited the revolt from Day 1. Deliver H.Res 25 to a vote. — Cori Bush (@CoriBush) January 29, 2021 There's proof that Taylor Greene labored with the insurrectionists who performed the Capitol assault, which is why Rep. Bush mentioned her resolution calling for the expulsion of those that incited the revolt. Rep. Taylor Greene has harassed Parkland...