Up the Down Police Presence
By DENIS DREW

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CHICAGO, IL — July 21, 2020 — New York cutting its police budget (90% personnel costs) by 1/6 harkens me to the 70s when a no longer bridgeable budget gap forced laying off 1/3 of officers.  To bolster police presence on the street back then, anti-crime units were ordered to patrol in uniform. Our local guys patrolled in the same …

TribuneUp the Down Police Presence
By DENIS DREW