On Tuesday, December 1, the Fraternal Order of Police, the nation’s largest police union, announced the total number of offer shootings and deaths so far in 2020. The union said in a tweet that 283 have been shot and 44 have been killed. According to their data, the number of officers shot represents a seven percent increase over 2019 and a 28% increase over 2018.
The FOP wrote, “Violence against our officers MUST be condemned by all…Enough Is Enough.”
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⚠️ 283 police officers shot this year, 44 of whom were killed
Officers shot is ⬆️ 7% over last [...]