“The phase-out of the word ‘offender’ started Nov. 1 and replaced with ‘individuals,’ ‘student’ or ‘patient.’” Carol Brown
“Woe to those who call evil good and good evil…who acquit the guilty for a bribe and deprive the innocent of justice.” Isaiah 5:20, 23
Carol Brown, American Thinker, May 13, 2017
Seattle police now use the term “community member” in place of “suspect” when writing use of force reports, something several officers find offensive. Per KIRO:
“I think this is all in an effort to make sure our report writing sounds politically correct,” Seattle Police Officers’ Guild Kevin Stuckey told KIRO 7.
“Politically correct.” No kidding.
This is the result of the left’s ceaseless push to whitewash truth and make everything the same. So if someone in Community A commits a heinous crime, he is awarded the same description as a law-abiding citizen who also lives in Community A. They are both community members.
Changes in terminology are nothing new in Washington[.]… Last fall, the Washington Department of Corrections stopped calling inmates “offenders” and instead use the term “student.”
“Student”?! Who’s making this stuff up? Continue reading