Tudor Dixon Reveals Massive Plan To Give More Funding To Michigan Police

Tudor Dixon Reveals Massive Plan To Give More Funding To Michigan Police


Michigan Republican governor nominee Tudor Dixon proposed a $1 billion plan Tuesday aimed at recruiting and retaining state and local law enforcement officers.

Dixon’s proposal, focused on “building a safe state,” would seek to hire over 5,000 local officers, 500 state troopers, 2,000 state and local corrections officers, and 5,000 fire and EMS personnel, The Detroit News reported.

“This is an extremely important issue for our state,” Dixon said at an event in Grand Rapids. “We feel it is our top issue because if we cannot keep our communities safe, we cannot keep people here.”

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Dixon outlined her plan that includes $700 million for recruiting new officers and giving them signing bonuses on top of free tuition. She also wants the state to spend $250 million to train

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