A poll released Monday by Fox News shows the majority of voters oppose reducing any type of funding that goes towards police departments.
The latest poll found that nearly double the amount of voters oppose reducing the funding for police departments around the country than suppoert itl. The registered voters surveyed showed 62 percent believe the funds should not be moved to fund other areas. At the same time, the survey found that only 33 percent are in favor.
The poll was conducted April 18-21, under the joint direction of Beacon Research (D) and Shaw & Company (R). The poll interviewed 1,002 randomly chosen registered voters nationwide, with a margin of error of plus or minus three percentage points.
The poll was conducted during the final days of Derek Chauvin’s trial, which happened almost a year after Geroge Floyd died in police custody. As Breitbart News reported, the jury for the