“Peaceful protests” result in many dozens of police officers injured

27 Jul , 2020  

Channel 5 in Seattle had this headline on Sunday afternoon: “Seattle protests remain peaceful after 47 arrested in Saturday ‘riot’.”

ABC News Tweeted: “Protesters in California set fire to a courthouse, damaged a police station and assaulted officers after a peaceful demonstration intensified.

So much for the peaceful protests.…


At Townhall: How the Media Created a Society That Accepts Refusing Service to Police Officers

15 Jul , 2020  

Dr. John Lott has a new piece up at Townhall on the social and other problems facing police officers.

Two police officers were murdered in Texas over the weekend, bringing this year’s national total to 34. Being a police officer is a dangerous job, but police nowadays face an additional problem: a lot of people hate them.

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Police Refused Service: We have gone from Companies firing employees who did this to accepting their behavior

12 Jul , 2020  

From fast food restaurants to coffee shops to grocery stores, police are finding that they are being refused service. The big change is that in the past the problem involved individual employees and the companies would apologize, but now it is something that the companies have often approved.

The actions by these employees and companies are engaging in discrimination against all police because they are upset by the actions by individual police officers.…



Police Officers facing threats of tampered food

18 Jun , 2020  

Being a police officer has gotten more dangerous. I have heard of stories where police are changing out of their uniforms before picking up their children at school, that they have moved well out of their cities, to avoid people upset with them being police. Reports are occurring across the country of police quitting their jobs (see also here).…



At least 50 Secret Service agents injured by rioters outside of White House

6 Jun , 2020  

Apparently, the peaceful protestors outside the White House apparently weren’t so peaceful.

More than 50 Secret Service agents were injured, fires set by rioters blazed near the White House and authorities were searching for car bombs late Sunday as protests over the death of George Floyd continued to roil the capital just two days after President Trump had to be taken to a bunker for his safety.