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Hill Article: Police Lives Matter

Two Republican senators are pushing for stiffer punishments for those who attack firefighters, police officers and criminal prosecutors. The two senators, Jeff Sessions (Ala.) and Pat Toomey (Pa.), say the tougher punishments are necessary because of an increase in violence against police. The Fraternal Order of Police, the Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association (FLEOA) and the National Troopers Coalition are some of the supportive groups backing their efforts.

FLEOA Legislative Director Don Mihalek said on Tuesday, September 29, 2015, that the proposed measure would protect law enforcement officials and the communities they serve.

 

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