Friday, April 23, 2021

Police & Jackson Residents Discuss Crime

 Jackson Ward 1 City Councilman Ashby Foote and Ken Wilson held a community forum on crime last night.  Sheriff Lee Vance and JPD Chief James Davis spoke and answered questions from the audience.  JJ estimates 80 people attended the forum, excluding media and police.  The video is posted below. 


I will have to write the post later.  I many not be able to approve comments for at least an hour.  

 

25 comments:

Anonymous said...

“Everyone bow your heads for the state sponsored religious indoctrination”

Anonymous said...

Let's meet. Let's discuss. Let's have a roundtable discussion. Let's have an open forum. Let's do a study. Let's hire a consultant.

I don't want people who discuss and study. I want people who accomplish, do, work, succeed.

Talking about this stuff doesn't fix it. We all know what needs to be done. Quit talking and do it.

Anonymous said...

Did they end the meeting with a group hug while singing kumbaya?

Anonymous said...

Congratulations! Another meeting... another attempt to solve an impossible situation. Murders take place due to lack of various moral basics that value life and truly punish those who refuse to follow set moral standards. Too much of "leadership" wants to blame others for low community standards when the standards were lowered in the 1960s and 1970s. Rather than call for forgiveness of past wrongs and push for personal responsibilities, these "leaders" continue to hold future communities responsible for the stupidity and immoral actions of previous generations.

Don't try to improve yourself. Don't strive to be a hard worker and valuable part of society. Just continue to be an animal without an education and work experience. Take your drugs and pump out new kids without parental oversight.

In science we know a creature that does this -- it's called a parasite. And just like in science when parasites kill the host, eventually the social parasites will kill this society -- and it's not just one race, a parasite is colorblind.

Anonymous said...

The only press conference that would make a difference...

The City of Jackson and the Jackson Police Department are proud to announce that we have partnered with Omni Consumer Products to Deploy 500 units of the ED-209 to patrol the streets of Jackson!”

Anonymous said...

80 people in attendance. Wow. That’s just sad. Nothing will ever change when apathy by the residents of Jackson rules the day.

Anonymous said...

Okay 2:03, share with all of us "what needs to be done"?

Just passing through with a VW Microbus full of garbage said...

I'll need the owner of the M-Bar to tell me where to dump the garbage on his property so that a clean up effort will enhance the safety of his patrons. The 2 instances of "Kingfish Color Commentary" are hilarious. The first one with the cop trying to explain the crime reporting sounds like an absolute "administrative gap" to me. Look folks. It's simple. 39211 is the remaining "Crown Jewel" of the dying City of Jackson, and what you are seeing going on with the escalating crime---in that part of the City---falls directly under Mayor Chokwe's "any means necessary" part of his FREE THE LAND Marxist mantra. Right.

Anonymous said...

You are absolutely right @2:03 PM. I'm so fucking tired of going to meetings (in person and virtual).

Anonymous said...

Community Forum: Where do We Go From Here?

Topic for discussion: Where do We Go From Here?

Open Discussion: Where do We Go From Here?

Summary: Where do We Go From Here?


*Refreshments will be served.

Anonymous said...

At least David Archie wasn't there. Part of the problem has been solved.

Anonymous said...

I guess perceived beats real problem. Agree, only 80 showed up, shameful. Will never listen to these self destructive people anymore. Apparently love getting their asses wupped by their own people.

Anonymous said...

So the Soros backed Jody Owens is saying we're not arresting/prosecuting enough people.

Meanwhile, the Koch backed Empower MS- Russ Latino and Grant Callen- just shoved parole reform down our throats to put more criminals back on the streets.

Republicans need to wake up and realize Jody Owens-JODY OWENS- is doing more for putting criminals away than libertarians like Empower MS.

Think about that.

Anonymous said...

Where was our lamebrain mayor?

Anonymous said...

The community had a meaningful "dialog".

Gawd, what a joke.

A Jackson "Prayer Vigil" may have more effect.

Let me guess, plaques were awarded, streets were renamed, and everyone ignored the true cause of this thug culture.







Anonymous said...

Yet another societal problem solved by a meeting. Great job guys!

Anonymous said...

Until children quit spitting out children with no responsible daddy around, this problem will never, EVER be solved.

Anonymous said...

King, from what you could tell, were any staffers from the JFP/MFP and/or Barksdale Today in attendance?

MeNot KNOWNas said...

Discussions doesn’t stop shite. Just sayin.

Better Than Ever said...

@6:15 Sorry, you've confused a symptom with a cause.

Open The Cell Doors said...

"Meanwhile, the Koch backed Empower MS- Russ Latino and Grant Callen- just shoved parole reform down our throats to put more criminals back on the streets."

True. Although Latino denies any Koch association. This is Gerard's baby. He single-handedly brought Latino back to Jackson from where he belongs....Up north.

THE MISSING LINK said...

Forums, meetings, discussions, white boards, black boards, flip charts, convocations, round-tables....Every swingin'-deck knows none of those work....unless you have breakout sessions. Breakout sessions are what's missing.

Call the peeps together and immediately populate breakout sessions. Problem solved.

Anonymous said...

@7:52 AM - Your ideas would only work if there were powerpoint slides presented.

Anonymous said...

Latino denies Koch association? His salary was almost entirely paid by the Kochs through Americans for Prosperity for years and years when he worked there.

They claim to be conservative and for the people but in reality they're for left wing woke corporations and for letting criminals back out onto OUR streets. Not their neighborhoods, not the neighborhoods of Koch or Soros or Latino, OUR neighborhoods are harmed by these reprehensible policies.

Anonymous said...

Why the meeting? I thought all parties in the war had agreed to a cease fire....

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