White House spokesman Hogan Gidley told reporters traveling with Trump that the duo talked for 30 minutes during the flight to Florida. So it works. It's got to be properly applied, but stop and frisk works'. McGrath also notes that Chicago's homicide rate is falling.
Trump has often credited New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani, now his personal lawyer in the Russian Federation investigation, with rolling back New York's crime rate through aggressive police practices like 'stop and frisk'.
"Politicians who spread risky anti-police sentiment make life easier for criminals and more unsafe for law-abiding citizens", he said.
Trump doesn't offer real solutions or express sympathy for the victims of Chicago's violent crime.
When Trump advocated during a 2016 presidential debate for a renewed emphasis on stop and frisk strategies, Hillary Clinton claimed it had been declared unconstitutional.
The idea behind stop-and-frisk policing is to temporarily detain, question and sometimes search civilians for weapons, drugs and other illicit items on street corners and in other public places.
But the lame-duck mayor noted that "overall gun violence was down...about 20 percent" of 2017 in Chicago and that promising trend was repeated during the first nine months of this year.
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Trump said during his speech Monday that he was proud to stand behind Kavanaugh the entire time.
"We have two years back-to-back with significant declines, but not to the level I want to see as mayor or Superintendent [Eddie] Johnson wants to see", he said. Advisers had also cautioned Trump against doing anything dramatic in the weeks before the midterm elections next month.
Law enforcement officials enthusiastically welcomed Mr. Trump.
Democrats do not provide adequate support for law enforcement: "The Democrats fight us at every turn, whether it's law enforcement or military".
Fresh off his victory of Judge Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the Supreme Court, President Trump doubled-down on his commitment to being the "law and order" president by suggesting Chicago could curtail gun violence by using "stop and frisk" - the famous NY law enabling officers to temporarily detain, question, and frisk civilians upon "reasonable suspicion". "We stand proudly with the heroes of ICE and Border Patrol and law enforcement in general", he said.
Hours before Trump addressed the police chiefs, a handful of protesters outside the Orange County Convention Center waved signs reading "Sexual Predators Belong in Jail Not as President or Supreme Court" and "We Wish You Were Fake News".
He also told attendees that this grant funding would go to more than 50 innovative projects targeting the greatest drug threats facing the United States.
The money will fund more than 50 innovative projects through the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy's High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas Program.