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AN OPEN LETTER TO THE CITIZENS OF OAKLAND FROM THE OAKLAND POLICE OFFICERS’ ASSOCIATION

1 November 2011 - Oakland, Ca.

We represent the 645 police officers who work hard every day to protect the citizens of Oakland. We, too, are the 99% fighting for better working conditions, fair treatment and the ability to provide a living for our children and families. We are severely understaffed with many City beats remaining unprotected by police during the day and evening hours.
As your police officers, we are confused...

 link to www.opoa.org


As it says towards the end, "We love Oakland and just want to do our jobs to protect Oakland residents."

ANOK 02.Nov.2011 17:20

anon

then stop killing innocent people and when and if it happens don't have your union come out in support of the murdering son of a bitch or else get another fucking job.

ANOK 02.Nov.2011 17:28

anon

Then STOP KILLING INNOCENT PEOPLE AND WHEN AND IF IT HAPPENS DON'T HAVE YOUR UNION COME OUT IN SUPPORT OF THE MURDERING SON OF A BITCH OR ELSE GET ANOTHER FUCKING JOB. We the people, aren't your Mommy. Show at least ONE fucking shred of the ability to aspire toward self determination. JUST FUCKING ONE. How about strike, if you're with the people, and you blame the mayor for an action that one of YOU committed, than strike. Nail him to a cross and strike.

I watched the videos, there were cops taking dead aim at unarmed protesters trying to help Scott Olsen. Someone who was in support of writing this letter is a monster of the lowest degree, and I won't stand with him. I'd abandon a movement to stand with him. His character is enough to sink my faith in the greater good of humanity. That's how low and vile a human being we're talking about. A scum bag. Sorry, you don't get to be against us, make a living off of it, and then jump on board in spirit. You're not twelve. Or maybe you are.

If you don't act like our friend, we're not going to invite you to hang out with us anymore.



Jesus