DeKalb city clerk publicly apologizes for slack in duties, stands by ‘police abolitionist’ views

DeKalb City Clerk Sasha Cohen also says he stands by his opinion that “all cops are bastards.”

File photo: DeKalb City Clerk Sasha Cohen is sworn by in by 23rd Judicial Circuit Judge Ronald Matekaitis during the City Council meeting Monday, May 10, 2021, at the DeKalb Public Library.
DeKalb City Clerk Sasha Cohen’s public apology came after DeKalb area residents expressed concerns this month in community social media groups about Cohen posting criticisms about police and writing “ACAB,” an acronym meaning “all cops are bastards,” in public social media posts as a public official. (Screenshot by Daily Chronicle on 8.24.21)
DeKalb City Clerk Sasha Cohen’s public apology came after DeKalb area residents expressed concerns this month in community social media groups about Cohen posting criticisms about police and writing “ACAB,” an acronym meaning “all cops are bastards,” in public social media posts as a public official. (Screenshot by Daily Chronicle on 8.24.21)