The recent decision by the Portland Police Association (PPA), the police union, to endorse Jefferson Smith has caught some by surprise. After all, Smith has been on record supporting the goals of the Occupy Wall Street movement and was the...
Here's a roundup of the latest in the Portland Mayor's race. Police & Fire Unions Endorse Smith The big story in the mayor's race on Monday was the endorsement of Jefferson Smith by the Portland Police Association and the Portland F... Read Post
by Will Wilkinson There’s a solid leader in this week’s issue of The Economist on the need for reform in American law enforcement. The Economist endorses rolling back police militarization, more fastidious record-keeping about polic... Read Post