Another Death

Today we mourn another death, another unarmed man shot by a police officer. These tragedies must stop. Police have stressful jobs. They must make life and death decisions in milliseconds. Too often, though, they pick the wrong course, and someone dies, needlessly. All cops deal with the stress. Most make the right choices. Anyone can screw up, though they are good at their job, well trained and experienced. The price for the officer’s error is higher, but we all pay the price. Fear of the police engenders hatred for law enforcement and the rule of law that should protect us all.
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