Coronavirus is taking over the law, too. Philadelphia police were ordered to stop making arrests for low-level offenses and non-violent crimes as of Tuesday morning. Native rap star Meek Mill took to Twitter to react to the new policy.

Big Facts

Meek likened the city of Philly to the video-game world of Grand Theft Auto.

High-Key Details

The new rule states only warrants will be given out for crimes such as retail theft, burglary, vandalism, prostitution, and more.

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Citizens showed concern over the policy, some calling it a “purge.”

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Locals have seemingly reacted with fear, with some stocking up on self-protection and others abandoning the streets.

Locals have seemingly reacted with fear, with some stocking up on self-protection while others have abandoned the streets. WHICH IS BETTER??