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Angelenos Support BLM, But Split on Defunding Police, Spectrum News/Ipsos Poll Shows

Published by Katie Bonnett on

Spectrum News 1 interviewed Erroll Southers on why Angelenos support Black Lives Matter yet remain uncertain about defunding the police.

“But the other thing I find interesting about ‘defunding the police’ is that even though African Americans and Latinx people were stopped three-to-four times more than white Angelenos, those communities of color called the police at a rate higher than other communities, which means they still want the police.”

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