In response to the shooting and death of Daunte Wright, reportedly accidentally, by a Brooklyn Center police officer, the Minneapolis city council is moving forward with a plan to create an unarmed Traffic Safety Division to enforce traffic laws rather than real police officers:
Minneapolis city council moves toward unarmed traffic enforcers after Daunte Wright shooting https://t.co/s9hqtOMJPF
— Logan Ratick (@Logan_Ratick) April 18, 2021
From Fox News:
Minneapolis City Council voted unanimously on Friday for the development of a new Traffic Safety Division, which would be separate from the Minneapolis Police Department, FOX9 Minneapolis reported.
What could go wrong?
This likely does not end wellhttps://t.co/PriloJ1IHk
— The BRAD (@TheBRADamerica) April 18, 2021
They don't follow instructions from a fucking cop with a gun, what the fuck is going to happen when a rent a cop pulls their ass over? Be better off doing away with traffic laws and warrants https://t.co/ywNZeyfuBh
— Mr Crush (@DCRUSH1) April 18, 2021
Good luck finding applicants, too:
Who in their right mind would sign up for this job?
Minneapolis city council moves toward unarmed traffic enforcers after Daunte Wright shootinghttps://t.co/nhtYx2h46s
— PA Conservative (@PAConserv) April 18, 2021
Or is this another job for social workers?
— Jennifer Theriot (@JenTheRiot) April 18, 2021