Here is a conservative leaning resource to explain “Defund the police” to friends and family that might be looking for it.
CATO is aligned more libertarian, so this take is more about fiscal conservatism.
‘Defund the Police’ Is a Bad Slogan, but Some Aspects Are Worth Considering
When people talk about defunding the police, they are suggesting that not every domestic disturbance, traffic mishap or truant youth needs to be confronted by someone resembling RoboCop.
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