Eliminating Gang Database is a Mistake
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Recently my department was notified that a lead law enforcement agency will no longer be maintaining a regional gang database.

A Chicago mayoral candidate announced she plans on shutting down Chicago PD’s database.

Several years ago we were all encouraged to sign onto a regional program. This data base provided law enforcement the ability to search variables including, nicknames, vehicles, gang names, tattoos etc. Officers have spent hundreds if not thousands of hours compiling this information.


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Comments:
Vote pandering for political gain, slippery slope to say the very least!!
Posted by Concerned Citizen at 1/22/2019 2:18:08 PM

Speaking of political gain, has anyone lost count of how many Russians are working in The White House?Uhm!
Posted by Big Al at 1/23/2019 9:28:03 PM

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