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Sheriff Mike Ezell says George Floyd Justice in Policing Act would devastate law enforcement

By: Frank Corder - March 18, 2021

Jackson County Sheriff Mike Ezell joined Y’all Politics on Thursday to discuss the harm the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act passed by the U.S. House of Representatives could do to local law enforcement in Mississippi and nationwide.

Sheriff Ezell said police agencies are having a hard enough time as it is recruiting and retaining officers.  He says any attempt at removing qualified immunity, defunding local law enforcement, and giving progressive organizations that routinely sue police move access and federal grant funding are the wrong steps to take.

Watch the full interview below.

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Frank Corder

Frank Corder is a native of Pascagoula. For nearly two decades, he has reported and offered analysis on government, public policy, business and matters of faith. Frank’s interviews, articles, and columns have been shared throughout Mississippi as well as in national publications such as the Daily Caller. He is a frequent guest on radio and television, providing insight and commentary on the inner workings of the Magnolia State. Frank has served his community in both elected and appointed public office, hosted his own local radio and television programs, and managed private businesses all while being an engaged husband and father.
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