President Joe Biden paid tribute on Oct. 16 to law enforcement officers who lost their lives in the line of duty in 2019 and 2020 during a speech at a national memorial service. The president said it’s now harder than ever to do the work of policing and more difficult to hire new personnel to fill the void left by those who have fallen. “It always amazes me how the public doesn’t fully understand what we expect of our law enforcement officers,” Biden said at the 40th annual National Peace Officers’ Memorial Service at the U.S. Capitol. “We expect you to be people ready to stand in the way and take a bullet for us. We expect you to be able to track down the bad guys. We expect you to be the psychologist who talks to the couple that is having a violent confrontation together to step back. “We …


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