A USA Today/Ipsos poll revealed Thursday that 77 percent of Americans want additional police officers, as Democrats move to defund law enforcement while crime surges nationwide.
“In the survey, 7 in 10 supported increasing police department budgets; 77% said they would like additional police officers deployed on street patrols. And 62% also said some of the police budgets should be used to fund community policing,” the poll revealed.
Seventy percent also said they want an increase in police budgets.
The demand for an increase of police officers and police budgets comes as Democrats have defunded the police in major cities including:
5. Los Angeles