I don’t want to respond to bad police by making working conditions harder for them or slashing pay. That’s hardly a leftist thing to do; it’s a right wing thing to do. I want to respond by replacing problem police forces, and that’s nearly every big city force, with something else.
It is better to vote for what you want and not get it than to vote for what you don't want and get it.--Eugene Debs
Show me a man that gets rich by being a politician, and I'll show you a crook.--Harry Truman
When they get sued it should come from their insurance and not from taxpayers. They should be part of government worker unions & pension systems rather than having special ones just for law enforcement. I don’t advocate 401(k) for anyone.
I also think they should undergo regular drug testing to check for steroid use and regular psychiatric evaluation.