Local Leaders Need To Make Statement
Last updated 6/8/2020 at 3:03pm
I was disappointed to read that our newly appointed county commissioner and our duly elected county sheriff will be selectively interpreting and enforcing the governor’s executive orders regarding the COVID pandemic. I am appalled and heartbroken over the death-by-cop of yet another unarmed black man, the “birding-while-black” incident in New York’s Central Park, the assaults on media by police sworn to protect, and the tear gassing of peaceful protestors and a minister in a church courtyard in Washington, D.C.
I applaud Sheriff Mahoney’s recent statement calling out the death...