‘Defund the police’ goes from slogan to reality: Here’s a roundup of major city PDs facing changes

A few weeks ago, the idea of defunding police departments might have seemed radical to most Americans, but the concept is quickly gaining traction. This weekend, as the slogan “Defund the Police” was painted in giant yellow letters on a street in the nation’s capital, a number of city officials made pledges to divert funds away from their local police departments and into other community-building endeavors