Tuesday, September 18, 2007

Yeah, We've Heard This One Before

“(Police) are not going to be out there looking for kids,” he said. “If they see a kid who looks like they ought to be in school, particularly if they are in an area they look like they shouldn’t be, it’s just one extra tool we can use.”

Yes, and they weren’t going to be pulling over drivers for not wearing seatbelts, either, and a countless number of other infractions of the ever increasing number of laws on the books today.

We routinely have check points seeking seatbelt scofflaws around here. The police will be harassing kids, whether they are behaving or not. It is the nature of the State.

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