As though cops in Jersey City do not have enough to deal with on a daily basis, recent reports indicate they must now be on the lookout for violent gang members looking to murder them in a convoluted pursuit of retribution.
Western Journalism reported this week about Lawrence Campbell, who publicly stated he would soon be famous just before opening fire on a group of officers and killing rookie cop Melvin Santiago.
Police returned fire and killed Campbell, leading some in the community to erect a memorial to the slain thug. Authorities reportedly took down the shrine after locals expressed outrage over the glamorization of the suicidal criminal.
After confirming he ordered the memorial dismantled, Mayor Steve Fulop asserted that he is “not going to let a few residents pretend like they express the views of a great city like Jersey City.”
Now, a New Jersey State Police advisory warns law enforcement personnel, members of the Bloods street gang are on the hunt for local police officers.
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