Violent Crime Is Up—What If There Aren’t Enough Police Officers to Respond?

From a New York Times column by Jay Caspian Kang headlined “Violent Crime Is Up as Cities Lose Police  Officers. What Now?”:

For the second time in three years, the United States enters the summer amid a storm of anger at the police. The reports and videos suggesting a delayed and chaotic police response to the Uvalde shooting and the conflicting statements made by law enforcement leadership have rightfully bewildered and enraged millions of people across the country.