Source: The Daily Signal
“The rioters are premeditated criminals who have been bringing dangerous weapons to the courthouse each night and using them against federal officers. These include lasers aimed at officers’ eyes, pipes, pipe bombs, sledgehammers, baseball bats, glass bottles, and mortar-style fireworks to start fires in the courthouse while barricading exits.”
Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler, a Democrat, has stated multiple times that the federal agents should leave Portland because they are provoking the “protesters.”
He and other local Portland leaders have tied the hands of Portland police, including preventing Department of Homeland Security officers from working in the incident command center operated by Portland police.
Shutting down this cross-jurisdictional communication is dangerous and could lead to an accidental officer-on-officer injury, or worse. Read it all HERE.