Lawsuits and protests: Texas county jails are on the brink
By - zsreport
Am I supposed to feel bad for them? If they don't like it they should quit but they won't because nowhere else will pay them $45/hr in overtime for doing nothing.
I mean...they are quitting in droves...did you read the story?
The fact that they are making money for working a job doesn't mean they should be treated like robots or animals, does it?
And if you don't care about that, then the fact that it may be costing you (taxpayer) more to allow the system to remain this way through overtime and costly litigation might matter to you.
My comment was aimed at the whining lingerers.
If cops treat other cops like robots or animals I don't care. That's how they treat non-cops.
It does cost a great deal to house accused criminals so we should do bail reform and empty the jails. If we weren't housing people arrested on crimes like possession we wouldn't need so many whiny deputies to watch over them.
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