Over 200 members of New Orleans’ finest have quit their job and gone home–and according to the New York Times, “two have committed suicide”.
As a commenter on Little Green Footballs wrote, unlike 9/11 and New York, I don’t believe we’ll be seeing any NOPD hats sold at department stores in the next few months.
But don’t complain about the cops to Louisiana’s Senator Landrieu:
Louisiana Democrat Sen. Mary Landrieu threatened President Bush with physical violence this morning on ABC’s Sunday morning news program “This Week”. “If one person criticizes our sheriffs, or says one more thing, including the President of the United States, he will hear from me – one more word about it after this show airs and I – I might likely have to punch him – literally,” says Landrieu.