Per department policy, both officers have been taken off patrol duty and placed on paid administrative duties while an investigation into the shooting continues.
"We need to take note of the lessons learned by the labor movement—mass civil disobedience works. The climate crisis is a workers issue, we need to unite to shut down business as usual. Right now."
“This is a tragedy for you, for your family, for the government."
“People at all levels of government work hard every day to serve the public and it's particularly hurtful because an incident like this stands out to erode the public’s trust.”
“The FBI will not tolerate correctional officers who violate a person’s civil rights.”
“There is little if any doubt he was planning a mass casualty assault to further his white nationalist views."
In this period of normalized illegality and attempts at intimidation, we shall not allow the state to move against these courageous activists without resistance from our movements.
“The unearthing of allegedly blatant corruption at the top levels of government in the City of Taylor should disturb every citizen of our state."