We noted that this idea of “Community Policing” is rarely, if ever, applied to white or wealthy communities — that if these communities had an ever-present police presence, it would be unacceptable.
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DeRay Mckesson

I actually just hired the Patrol Special Police to walk our (affluent) block in San Francisco, because we were all tired of the craziness of the Castro. All my neighbors are very happy to see them. I think if it’s clear the cop is working for you, seeing them is a pleasure — but obviously many cops don’t feel this way.

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