South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem sent words of encouragement to discouraged police officers in Seattle and encouraged officers quitting the force to apply for work in her state.
“To those Seattle officers leaving the force: instead of demonizing you, in South Dakota we stand WITH you,” the Republican governor tweeted Saturday in response to an article about Seattle police officers leaving the force. “Visit https://bhr.sd.gov/lejobs/ to learn about career opportunities in South Dakota, and THANK YOU for your service.”
The article, published by The Blaze with the headline “Seattle mayor who praised CHOP, supported police cuts, is