East Greenville lays off two police officers to help balance budget

Nov 26, 2012 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: WFMZ

Upper Perkiomen Police Commission voted to eliminate two police officers to help balance the budget during its Monday night police commission meeting.

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dangerouscut

Mcallen, TX

#1 Nov 27, 2012
Given all the new crimes in East Greenville,including the robbery by knifepoint in broad daylight....why would any little town cut their police force ? That's an open invitation to come there and rob their little businesses. Like your Dunkin' Donuts and new little pharmacies. What are your powers that be thinking ??? Seems to me they are NOT. Must be some other things that could be cut. Yea..like come to East Greenville if you want an easy shot at crime or child molestation.
BigDawg

Richmond, VA

#2 Dec 4, 2012
Seems to me the appropriate thing to do is layoff the commission. I don't think they'll be coming out to help in an emergency. I also find it difficult to believe that they would openly sacrifice the safety of people because they suck at balancing a budget.

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