News

Baltimore Residents Blame Homicide Increase On Lack of Police Presence

Published

on

Baltimore just set a brand new high in homicides there. They had a surge of killings in 2017. 343 people were murdered, which brings the annual homicide rate to their highest ever. That’s roughly 56 killings per 100,000 people. Authorities are blaming everything and everyone, except those who are really responsible here. People are killing for drugs, money, revenge or just for the hell of it. They blame guns, opioids, lack of opportunity and yes, a reduced police presence. For three years since Freddie Gray’s death, Black Lives Matter has demanded that police get out of their neighborhoods. Now look at them.

Police in Baltimore are hesitant to do their jobs there anymore. They are afraid of being prosecuted like the six cops were after Freddie Gray died. They were all acquitted, no thanks to the district attorney, who was a racist and a cop-hater herself. But even so, their lives were ruined. So, out of an abundance of caution, many officers are not going into black neighborhoods unless they have to and they are playing it very careful. That’s not how it should be. But they’ve been bullied into that stance. BLM demanded this and they got it – now they are whining over the increased murder rate. I’m so shocked.

The death of Freddie Gray three years ago spurred the worst rioting seen in Baltimore in decades. Black Lives Matter, the New Black Panthers and the Nation of Islam stepped into the game egging on even more riots and unrest. Gray died in police custody in the back of a van. Since those riots, the morale of the police in Baltimore has plummeted. Marxists, progressives, racists and activists in the government in Baltimore then began planning a lighter police footprint in response to complaints of residents and protest leaders. Instead of following in the footsteps of Rudy Giuliani, they caved to the criminals.

First they persecuted innocent police officers. Then they forced them out of the neighborhoods where the most crime was. Now, black leaders have the unmitigated gall to blame the police for the spiraling murder rate. They created this scenario… BLM owns this, not the police. They say the police have put them in danger. These people did that to themselves. Just listen to the warped whinging here. The Rev. Kinji Scott, a Baltimore activist, is blaming city hall for leaving the neighborhoods unprotected. “We wanted the police there,” Scott insisted. “We wanted them engaged in the community. We didn’t want them beating the hell out of us, we didn’t want that.” That’s not what was happening and he knows it.

I’m having real trouble feeling sorry for these jerks. Scott and others are now pressuring the city to bring police back in as a deterrent to the soaring crime rate. So, now you want them back? You realize that officers will die now trying to quell the killing spree. And they won’t be grateful in the least when it happens. Even though BLM screamed that the police were the problem all along, activists are now saying they never wanted the police out of their neighborhoods. What liars. And of course they would crawl to NPR to cry foul and blame others. In an interview with NPR, Scott claims only the progressive activists wanted cops to be eliminated.

Of course Scott wasn’t done blaming either… he blamed the city for not fostering a community atmosphere between police and the neighborhoods. What? You mean the riots didn’t do that? Go figure. Obama helped make police the enemy to these people and he dug up racism every chance he got. He didn’t help police and communities come together and frankly that’s not what Black Lives Matter demanded. Well, they got what they wanted and now they are begging for the police to come back. They’ll go back because that’s their job, but the damage here is massive.

You were so busy blaming police officers instead of the criminals, you forgot who actually protected most of you. Fools. Remember the Baltimore protesters carrying signs that read “disarm the police,” or when they were wearing T-shirts promising to kill cops? I do. And I remember cops past and present that were and are killed simply for being police officers, many times by the likes of BLM. At the time all this happened, we warned what a disaster a pullback by the police would be. Well, here we are.

H/T: Breitbart, Yahoo! News

Continue Reading
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

News2 months ago

Media Matters Falsely Claims Hannity Advised Mueller’s Witnesses To Smash Their Phones

Sean Hannity was deliberately taken out of context and smeared by the media for comments he made on his show...

culture2 months ago

Lemon: Standing For The National Anthem Is ‘Fake Patriotism’

CNN anchor Don Lemon is weighing in on the controversy swirling around President Trump, the National Anthem and the NFL...

culture2 months ago

Political Activist Attacks Conservative Students, Explodes Over Anti-Socialist Event

A radical leftist woman became enraged and then was caught on video not only cussing out conservative students at Santa...

culture2 months ago

Samantha Bee Apologizes For Insulting Ivanka: ‘Sorry for Breaking America’

Comedian Samantha Bee again apologized on her show “Full Frontal” on TBS to Ivanka Trump for calling her a “feckless...

News2 months ago

Every McDonald’s In America Will Have Self-Order Kiosks By 2020

McDonald’s announced this week that it plans to replace a number of cashiers with self-service kiosks in all its American...

News2 months ago

Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe Seeks Immunity Deal For Testimony

Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe is now asking for immunity in exchange for his testimony on just about anything....

News2 months ago

Sarah Sanders Shuts Down April Ryan’s Screaming During Press Briefing

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders shut down CNN reporter April Ryan in a shouting match at a press...

culture2 months ago

Miss America Ditches Swimsuit Competition, Won’t Judge On Appearance

The annual Miss America beauty pageant has just nixed the swimsuit competition and will no longer judge contestants specifically on...

News2 months ago

Former Navy Sailor Pardoned By Trump Plans To Sue Obama, Comey

Kristian Saucier is a former Navy sailor who was prosecuted by the Obama Administration for taking photos of classified sections...

Donald Trump2 months ago

Trump Disinvites Philadelphia Eagles To Visit White House

President Trump has officially disinvited to the White House the Philadelphia Eagles who won the Super Bowl this year because...

Recent Comments

Copyright © 2017 IHaveTheTruth.com