"In Chicago, 488 animals — the overwhelming majority of them dogs — have been shot fatally and nonfatally by Chicago police officers since 2008, according to police review authority.Los Angeles Police Department officials say officers there have been involved in 95 shootings of dogs since 2009. New York Police Department officials attribute 94 of these types of shootings to their officers from 2009 to 2011, the latest available year for statistics.
Some Chicago-area dog owners who have had encounters with police believe that officers are too quick to resort to lethal force."
Friday, August 9, 2013
The Police hate you and want to kill your dog too.
Interesting article in the Tribune that states while all police seem to want to kill your dog, Chicago police are 5 times more likely to do it than a Los Angeles Police officer.