Daily Archives: January 7, 2021

Union Rips US Capitol Police Response to Riot

The U.S. Capitol Police Officers’ Union faulted the agency’s preparation for Wednesday’s riot in a scathing statement, comparing it to First Amendment protests by Black Lives Matter supporters last summer. “Once the breach of the Capitol building was inevitable, we prioritized lives over property, leading people to safety,†union Chairman Gus Papathanasiou said in a press release. “Not one member…