‘Defund the Police’ protesters have asked for a police presence at their scheduled event.
In a 30-second video posted to social media, Officer Sam Lopez explains:
“So, I come in this morning and we’re informed there’s going to be a protest to ‘Defund the Police.’ Well, that’s fine. I like protests.
“Except for – they requested a police presence, you know, for their safety at the ‘Defund the Police’ event. I sh** you not.”