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American police are retiring in scores following the George Floyd protests, because U.S policing was never for everybody

American police departments across the United States are suffering a type of staff shortage that shouldn’t be a problem to begin with. But against the backdrop of the discovery of alarming police violence; state sponsored murders, and just all around hatred for non-white Americans —- police departments are finding that many officers are well on their way out. While most certainly not all officers are racist or suffer from racial undertones in their daily life — a stunning series of recent displays in the United States have proven that others do. According to the Associated Press, some police departments are seeing retirements by the dozens. Some departments are reporting that retirement figures are as high as 45% when they don’t have to be. It might seem like a hard pill to s...
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