Minneapolis Votes Down Measure Replacing Police Department

Minneapolis on Tuesday voted down Question 2, a ballot measure that would have overhauled the city’s police department. The ballot question failed, with 57 percent of Minneapolis voters voting against it, according to The Associated Press. Question 2 would have dissolved Minneapolis’s current police department by revising the city’s charter to establish a new Department […]

Los Angeles County Sheriff Won’t Enforce Vaccine Mandate

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva said Tuesday he won’t comply with a mandate requiring deputies be vaccinated against the coronavirus or face termination, claiming thousands could leave the department and that will lead to more crime. His defiance to the order that was approved last summer by the LA County […]

89 NYPD Officers On Leave Over Vaccine Mandate, Despite Unions Warning 10,000 Would Resist

Eighty-nine New York Police Department officers have been placed on unpaid leave since the vaccine mandate for city workers went into effect, Commissioner Dermot Shea told NY1 on Tuesday. Driving the news: The number is in sharp contrast with an Oct. 28 news release from the heads of five major police unions representing the city’s officers, which stated that […]