Former Capitol Police Chief Steven Sund left a resignation letter to Nancy Pelosi and Congress that destroys a number of Democrat and media narratives.
Here is the letter in its entirety:
February 1, 2021
The Honorable Nancy Pelosi
Speaker of the House of Representatives
1236 Longworth H.O.B.
Washington D.C. 20515
Dear Speaker Pelosi:
This week will mark one month since the violent attack on the U.S. Capitol.
the United States Capitol Police will honor Officer Brian Sicknick, who made the ultimate sacrifice
as a result of his efforts to defend democracy on January 6, 2021.
Although I have not yet had the
opportunity to answer your questions or those of any Congressional committees since the events of January 6, I wanted to reach out to you to provide first-hand information regarding the actions that were taken, by myself and the United States Capitol Police (USCP), in preparation for the Joint Session of Congress and the planned demonstrations for that day.
There has been much conflicting information presented by various officials and the media regarding the preparations and actions taken at the Capitol that day, and I would like to set the record straight from my
While the violent attack that took place was unspeakable, and those responsible for this violent insurrection should be held accountable, I am proud of the men and women of the U.S. Capitol Police, the vast majority of whom fought valiantly and risked their lives to protect Members of Congress, their staff, and the Capitol building.
Perfect hindsight does not change the
fact that nothing in our collective experience or our intelligence – including intelligence provided
by FBI, Secret Service, Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and D.C. Metropolitan Police (MPD) – indicated that a well-coordinated, armed assault on the Capitol might occur on January