Law Enforcement Reliance On Asset-Forfeiture Funds — Policing For Profit?

(Mint Press) – In this post-housing crash economy, many law enforcement agencies have come to rely on funds obtained from asset forfeitures to meet budget shortages. These funds are commonly thought of as the symbolic end of a drug conviction case; however, their existence has raised concerns of overreach and malpractice by law enforcement. Between 1989 […]