Supporters and opponents watch 'anxiously' for outcome of newly passed peace officer bill status bill will reduce crime in V.I.
Published: September 24, 2012
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ST. THOMAS - Reaction from government and law enforcement officials in the days following the Senate's passage of a controversial bill to grant federal officers standing as local police has spanned a wide spectrum.
But at least one motif seems consistent: If signed into law, Virgin Islanders will have to wait to see what the measure really means for the territory.