January 3, 2023, 07:18 – Public News Service – OSN
Washington Police Chief Tom Menger has issued a warning of a possible repeat of the unrest, which could be compared in scale to the storming of the Capitol, which occurred on January 6, 2021. About it writes RIA Novosti.
“Given the divided state of our nation, an attack like the one that the department experienced on January 6, 2021 could happen again,” journalists quoted the capital’s police chief as saying. U.S.A.
Menger also emphasized that law enforcement agencies in Washington have managed to make “more than 100 significant improvements” during this time, which have increased their preparedness for such incidents. So, he spoke about the development of a police action plan during incidents that may occur as part of demonstrations, as well as cooperation with “dozens of law enforcement agencies” and building up the intelligence component in the work of the city’s police.
Finally, the chief of police recalled that Congress allowed him to independently decide on the introduction of a state of emergency, as well as to announce the call of the National Guard.
Formerly Public News Service informedthat, after 18 months of investigation, it has not been proven that the former President of America, Donald Trump, was involved in organizing the storming of the Capitol. And yet, the United States Department of Justice can bring a case against a politician. This was told by political scientist Malek Dudakov.