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How Dare Left-Wing Prosecutors Insist Their Policies Are ‘Working’ While a Murder Surge Disproportionately Slaughters Black Americans

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How Dare Left-Wing Prosecutors Insist Their Policies Are ‘Working’ While a Murder Surge Disproportionately Slaughters Black Americans

Daily Mail UK October 4, 2022
Policing & Public SafetyAll

Considering the unprecedented murder surge in America's cities over the last two years, one might expect progressive district attorneys to reconsider the policies that have kept criminals out of jails and on the streets.

Think again.

Last week, Philadelphia district attorney Larry Krasner told a local television news anchor he's not prepared to change course.

'It is working,' Krasner claimed, a few days after another mass shooting had killed a 14-year-old football player and wounded four of his teammates following a high school scrimmage.

The anchor noted incredulously that a thousand people had been killed in Philadelphia over 20 months.

Continue reading the entire piece here in Daily Mail UK

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Heather Mac Donald is the Thomas W. Smith fellow at the Manhattan Institute, contributing editor at City Journal, and the author of The War on Cops.

Photo by Motortion/iStock

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