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    the quotas. If the Department feels it's politically safe to lower or deemphasize those quotas, I'd assume most Officers would forget about the whole thing in a few months.

    But if maintaining their job and advancing still requires cuffing a certain number for possession, officers will continue to convince themselves it's the right thing to do. We're only talking about eliminating overnight incarceration, not arrests.

    "The Democratic Party is not our friend: it is the only party we can negotiate with."

    by 2020adam on Fri Feb 15, 2013 at 12:45:24 PM PST

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