Despite Recent Protests, Respect For Police Is On The Rise
The respect Americans have for police has sharply increased in the past year, according to a new poll.By Grant Suneson | October 25, 2016
Recent protests against police brutality have prompted many cops to say they're being unfairly demonized and disrespected. But a new Gallup poll shows the opposite is actually true.
The percentage of Americans who say they have a great deal of respect for police has spiked in the past year from 64 percent to 76 percent.