Gabriel San Roman
Mayor Miguel Pulido Cancels Santa Ana City Council Meeting Over 'Fuck The Police' Cap
Updated: Sep 25, 2020
A scheduled SanTana City Council meeting tonight got canceled almost as soon as it started--all over a hat that proclaimed "Fuck the Police." A man who only identified himself as "Bijan" sat down inside the council chambers wearing the Starter-style snapback cap, embroidered with the slogan in the same font on NWA Raiders hats that they used for publicity shots. "We noticed Santa Ana Police Chief Carlos Rojas, the Mayor and City Manager looking at us," says Angel Juarez, a member of CopWatch Santa Ana. "They asked Bijan to remove his hat under threat of stopping or delaying the meeting." He didn't. Why? "Because it's what I believe," Bijan tells the Weekly.
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