Reply to post: Policing needs to be hard and expensive so they are forced to focus on important crime.

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John Smith 19 Gold badge
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Policing needs to be hard and expensive so they are forced to focus on important crime.

As Joseph Wambaugh (who was a former beat cop) put it "Police work is only easy in a police state."

IOW in a free society police work should never be "easy."

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