Gallup: Respect For Police Near All-Time High

A Gallup poll released today found that large majorities of Americans respect their local police, with 76% stating that they have a "great deal" of respect for police officers.

The numbers represent a dramatic 12 percentage point jump from last year.

Americans from all demographic backgrounds showed support for law enforcement and the percentage of individuals who said they had a "great deal" of respect for police neared it's all time high of 77% from 1967.

See all the data points HERE.

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