- 1 year ago
Sometimes the truth hurts. When El Paso Police Chief Greg Allen referred to the Black Lives Matter group as a "radical hate group" after the Dallas massacre of five police officers - all hell broke loose for the well-respected police chief.
Quite frankly, he is one of the most respected police officers in the nation, and exemplifies what police leadership is all about. It's an honor to have Chief Allen on the show today. I think you'll find the statement that Chief Allen released on this matter most interesting:
"The remarks I shared after Friday's press conference were made during an emotional time, I hope everyone can respect that. I am a police officer first and foremost and it truly pains me any time an officer is killed. As Police Chief, the most difficult part of my job has been to notify wives, mothers, fathers and children that their loved one has been killed. I have had to bury five officers during my tenure and I will never forget their faces.
Having to endure that and hearin