How Much Police Make in Every State

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Protecting and serving the American public isn’t an easy job, and it can be a dangerous one. As former President Barack Obama once put it: “[W]e tell the police, ‘You’re a social worker; you’re the parent; you’re the teacher; you’re the drug counselor.’ We tell them to keep those neighborhoods in check at all costs and do so without causing any political blowback or inconvenience; don’t make a…