Sunday, April 24, 2016

Entire Police Force in Colorado Quits, Abandoning Their Posts … Town Doesn’t Descend into Chaos

police_stateBy Matt Agorist
Without giving any reason whatsoever, the entire Green Mountain Police department in Colorado has quit. 

The chief of police announced his resignation on Tuesday and he was quickly followed by all the other officers. It has now been 4 days and, remarkably, the town of Green Mountain Falls does not look like a scene out of Mad Max.

“In an election year there’s always some people who choose to stay and some people who choose to go, and I think that happens at every level of government,” Green Mountain Falls Mayor Jane Newberry said.

Despite giving no reason, it is likely that the department disagreed with the local politics and reacted by abandoning their duty as public servants — thereby illustrating the irrelevance of their job in the first place.Unfortunately, the town of Green Mountain Falls will likely seek out a new group of armed enforcers to ticket them for petty offenses, but in the meantime, this is a perfect example of how societies can function peacefully without the threat of state violence.

Read more http://www.activistpost.com/2016/04/entire-police-force-in-colorado-quits-abandoning-their-posts-town-doesnt-descend-into-chaos.html