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A police dispatcher publicly criticized Mayor Lori Lightfoot for turning Chicago, Illinois into a "death zone."

Crime is at a 25-year high in the Windy City, and droves of Chicago residents have fled Chicago for destinations down south. Even petty criminals and gang bangers are leaving in fear of their lives.

This past weekend was the bloodiest Christmas weekend in the city's history. Three people were shot dead and 22 seriously wounded. There have been 793 murders recorded in the city so far.

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Meanwhile, Lightfoot and her domestic partner tweeted a "Kwanzaa" message that didn't go over well.

Police dispatcher Keith Thornton posted a video calling Lightfoot a narcissist for not supporting police.

Thornton said police are short-staffed because of Lightfoot's Covid-19 restrictions that response times are dangerously high.

He said that it took over 10 minutes for police to respond to a shooting.

He said "several of my officers have texted me that they were scared ... They have no backing and they're scared of being out there by themselves, working in the 16th District."

"I'm hot about it because this mayor does not care about Chicago police officers, period. She doesn't care about any first responders. She does not care about the d*** city. It doesn't matter if you're white, black, Asian, Hispanic, other, straight, gay, Democrat, or Republican. She don't even care about her city workers. All that lady cares about is her f***ing self."

Thornton added:

"And I pray you're watching this because you're a disgrace and I'm tired of it. And your city is tired of it. Matter of fact, it's not your city. The city of Chicago is tired of it.

"And I know you don't like me, and that's OK, because I love you, but I'm tired of you because you're an absolute disgrace to everyone within the city."

&nbs;

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A 911 dispatcher was so concerned after watching a live feed of George Floyd's arrest on May 25, that she called a sergeant to express her concerns.

The phone call came to light in a newly released transcript from the Minneapolis Police Department, according to Fox5DC.

In the phone call between the dispatcher and a police sergeant, the woman said she watched the arrest on live camera feed outside Cup Foods in south Minneapolis.

"You can call me a snitch if you want to," she said, before adding she saw three officers physically restrain Floyd who was already handcuffed on the ground.

"All of them sat on this man. I don't know if they needed to or not. They haven't said anything to me yet," the dispatcher added.

The sergeant said he would look into the problem, before the call with the dispatcher ended.

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In the first call, the bystander said he watched as an officer, "just pretty much killed this guy that wasn't resisting arrest. He had his knee on the dude's neck the whole time."

The caller asked to speak with a supervisor and was in the middle of being connected when the call abruptly ended.

A second call placed about 30 seconds later was also disconnected before the caller could speak with a supervisor about the incident.

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Delgado told KGUN9-TV he was "shocked" when he called 911 to report the fire, and the dispatcher giggled.

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The unidentified dispatcher was cold and lacked empathy when Berry dialed 911 to report she had been kidnapped and held in a basement for 10 years by former Cleveland school bus driver Ariel Castro, 52.

Audio of the 911 call angered many Cleveland residents who demanded to know why the unsympathetic "call taker" didn't keep Berry on the phone until police arrived.

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