Posted February 9, 2017 6:42 pm by Comments

By Beth Baumann


In order to celebrate Sen. Sessions confirmation as the nation’s new attorney general, President Trump signed three executive orders, all of which focus on public safety:

Human Trafficking and Drug Cartels

The first order focuses on preventing human trafficking and eliminating the drug cartel in the United States.

“These organizations derive revenue through widespread illegal conduct, including acts of violence and abuse that exhibit a wanton disregard for human life,” the order reads. “They, for example, have been known to commit brutal murders, rapes, and other barbaric acts.”

This order focuses on thwarting attempts to smuggle drugs, weapons and humans to the United States by empowering law enforcement agencies to share information and be transparent with one another.

Task Force on Crime Reduction and Public Safety

The second order focuses on reducing crime throughout the nation. One of the main goals of the task force is to identify flaws in current databases and data-collecting strategies in order to improve the nation’s crime rate. The task force is also responsible for proposing legislation that is beneficial to the law enforcement community.

“The Department of Justice shall take the lead on Federal actions to support law enforcement efforts nationwide and to collaborate with State, tribal, and …Read the Rest

Source:: Bearing Arms

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