With dozens of businesses damaged, looted, or burned to the ground in Ferguson, Missouri, turning that town’s business district into a smoking crater, what do the Ferguson police do?
“When we hear information that someone, or a group, is providing security without a license, our department has to investigate the issue,” police spokesman, Shawn McGuire, told the New York Times in an email.
What this obviously means is that the job of the police is not to protect regular people like you or me, or our property. And they’re hostile to people who try to do that.
So what is their job, then?