These US cities defunded police: ‘We’re transferring money to the community’

These US cities defunded police: ‘We’re transferring money to the community’

After “defund the police” became the rallying cry of protests last summer, Democratic leaders spent months criticizing the slogan and worrying about its impact on elections. While party infighting was dominating headlines, local activists were campaigning to make the catchphrase a reality in cities across the US.Since the killings of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor…