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State Rep. Davis defends
comments about constituents’
suspicions of police

Chicago Sun-Times, by Becky Schlikerman

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Posted By:brianod1, 7/21/2013 8:21:25 AM

State Rep. Monique Davis (D-Chicago) is defending comments she made about her constituents mistrusting Chicago Police. Davis, who represents a part of the city’s South Side, told a Detroit radio station some people in her district believe police are committing some of the murders in Chicago and that’s why they go unsolved. "We were talking about the deaths in the community,” Davis told the Sun-Times Saturday, adding she told the radio station that “some of my community people say they think the police are doing it.”

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With elected representatives like these, Chicago´s future is so bright...

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: provide, 7/21/2013 8:30:37 AM     (No. 9434873)

That "community policing" and "no snitch" policies are showing promise.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: gam, 7/21/2013 8:34:44 AM     (No. 9434875)

Throw in the towel.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: William1, 7/21/2013 8:40:32 AM     (No. 9434881)

The honorable Rep. Davis also forgot to address whether the same constituents believe that the CIA spread AIDS in the black community.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Zarin, 7/21/2013 8:45:19 AM     (No. 9434890)

You gotta see the vids of this. When asked by a reporter if these persons had any hard evidence she just said,"No." Irresponsible for sure but more than that - pandering to the worst. Oh, yeah, why not blame the cops for killing these victims of gangs etc. I would say that she has no wisdom or is a fool but the more I see of these Chicago Dems the more I think it is a deliberate line of propaganda that they are spouting to CYA and create trouble.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: leopardtwo, 7/21/2013 8:46:36 AM     (No. 9434895)

Ms. Davis clearly needs medical attention.


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Reply 6 - Posted by: secondtimelucky, 7/21/2013 9:10:04 AM     (No. 9434939)

the guys over at second city cop are not amused. At this point, 120 comments on the article. Mo-nique has stepped in it - again...

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Boneshaker, 7/21/2013 9:48:50 AM     (No. 9435002)

GOOD - Blacks suspicious of police

BAD - Whites suspicious of black street hoods and gangsta´s
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Reply 8 - Posted by: chance_232, 7/21/2013 10:23:04 AM     (No. 9435063)

I hate to admit this.....but over the years I have come to trust the police less and less on a daily basis. I could go on and on and give example after example, but to what end? The police have largely devolved into nothing more than traffic enforcement and picking up obviously suspicious people doing suspicious things.

In my lifetime, anytime that I have needed the police, and there have been many instances, they do nothing. They take a report and then state that the perp will likely never be caught. And that is the end of it. BUT.................do a rolling stop at a stop sign and you will be looking at a 200 dollar fine.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Teleologicus, 7/21/2013 10:31:05 AM     (No. 9435078)

This is truly cause for despair and makes one wonder if there is any solution to the holocaust of black on black crime in the inner cities. It seems that those most at risk are not qualified to elect people to represent them who are capable of admitting, understanding and addressing the problems. The cycle perpetuates and even aggravates itself. The white liberal Establishment refuses to get involved and pretends like the problem does not exist or that it is caused by lack of Federal spending or racial prejudice or something equally absurd. Neglect of this lethal, widespread problem by the media is appalling but no longer surprising. Obama, of course, might as well be on the moon as far as the real problems faced by blacks are concerned. Like white liberals he is a sentimental racist who prefers to indulge his emotions and self-righteous, socially progressive fantasy ideology rather than face reality and roll up his sleeves to try to do something about the actual problems.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: bighambone, 7/21/2013 10:31:34 AM     (No. 9435079)

There is no doubt that Ms. Davis and a lot of her community constituents are living in the dark ages, is there any wonder that the modern world is passing them by?

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Reply 11 - Posted by: tedinmich, 7/21/2013 8:02:10 PM     (No. 9435666)

Your something else #8! You and that looney from the murder capitol make a good pair!

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