Daily Archives: 1, January 19, 2017

AG Nominee Senator Jeff Sessions May Prioritize Investigating Criminals Rather Than Law Enforcement And This Could Have A Negative Impact On Criminals

U.S. Senator Bob Casey

“I will vote against [Sen. Jeff Sessions’] nomination to be our next Attorney General.”

 

Law enforcement sees Sessions as ‘police-first’ AG

Police and law enforcement officials are backing Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) as Donald Trump‘s pick to lead the Department of Justice.

Law enforcement groups view Sessions as someone who will bring a “police-first” mentality to Justice that they say was absent during President Obama’s eight years in office.

In Sessions, they see a traditional law-and-order style enforcer who they believe will repair the relationship between the feds and local police that has grown frosty in the Obama administration. Continue reading