“So the divide has really intensified, it hasn’t decreased.”
Follow the data
“Departments – and individual officers – have increasingly made the conscious decision to stop engaging in proactive policing.”
“Look, I’m just going to act like a fireman.”
“I have a lot of concern about that many cities experiencing those increases in violence.”
Another talking point bites the dust
It’s probably a good start, but sheer numbers don’t relieve the underlying problem
“half of the increase came from just seven cities…”
“…the Black Lives Matter movement is a fraud.”
Comey’s “got it totally wrong” on the Ferguson Effect.
Given the boot
“The only explanation that gets the timing right is a version of the Ferguson effect.”
Spoiler alert… it’s not Dallas.
What could possibly have caused this?
Flash mob gone wild
Judge first, think later
“The last thing they want to do is turn on the television and hear arguments all the time.”
Flip-flopping the days away
Little to gain, but probably not that much to lose, either