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Davis shows more aggressive approach to protests than his predecessor Batts

Davis shows more aggressive approach to protests than his predecessor Batts

As reported by The Sun, former Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony Batts asked on Wednesday whether or not his firing is representative of what could be a regular tactic, "where police don't feel supported, so they allow the crime rate to go up, and the reformers lose their jobs." It's remarkable that Batts, who certainly would have been in a position to know, claims the police allowed the crime rate to go up to take him out. Given that the the particular kind of crime going up was murder, this is an astounding charge. Batts' firing did seem like a coup executed by Gene Ryan, president of the FOP 3, which represents Baltimore police officers, and...

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