Wow. Sickening. I wonder what it would take to change the state of things. Like, ultimately, who has hiring and firing power? I'd assume the chief of police or equivalent position, but couldn't that be overridden by a city council or something? I'm sure it could be different per state and city. Forgive my ignorance.
"Hanners repeatedly voiced his concerns through his chain of command, and the department responded that these requirements are necessary for increasing productivity.
Yet Hanners firmly believes that the quotas are entirely revenue driven."