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August 22, 2013 at 6:26 AM

Seattle Police Department and city attorney

City attorney at fault

Finally, you have identified the major problem with crime in this city, in a great article by Steve Miletich and Lynn Thompson. [“SPD request to crack down on ‘repeat offenders’ denied,” NW Wednesday, Aug. 21.]

It’s not the Seattle Police Department; It is our city attorney, who refuses to do his job and prosecute the criminals the police arrest.

I do not understand how this man keeps his job.

Michael Rose, Seattle

Comments | More in Politics, Seattle | Topics: city attorney, crime, repeat offenders

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