Kentucky State Police comes under fire for using Hitler quote in training ...

Kentucky State Police comes under fire for training slideshow that features Hitler quote stating that the 'regular employment of violence' is 'essential for success' Quotation was included in a slideshow for Kentucky State Police training session titled 'The Warrior Mindset'    KSP spokesperson admits he 'does not know' how often the slideshow was used, but says it has not been shown since at least 2013   Slideshow was condemned by Governor Andy Beshear who 'promised immediate corrective action' Police departments across the country have come under fire for explicit and implicit racial bias following the May shooting death of George Floyd 

By Andrew Court For Dailymail.com

Published: 16:46 GMT, 31 October 2020 | Updated: 16:51 GMT, 31 October 2020

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Kentucky State Police are under fire after it was revealed they featured an Adolf Hitler quote in one of their training slideshows. 

According to an investigation by Manual Red Eye, the quotation was included in a presentation called 'The Warrior Mindset' shown to new recruits prior to 2014.  

The quote comes from Hitler's anti-Semitic 1925 political manifesto Mein Kampf, and states: 'The very first essential for success is a perpetually constant and regular employment of violence'. 

It was included in a slide titled 'Violence of Action', which also implores officers to 'Be the loving father, spouse, and friend as well as the ruthless killer'. 

The Kentucky State Police are under fire after it was revealed they featured an Adolf Hitler quote in one of their training slideshows. The slideshow has not been used since 2013

The Kentucky State Police are under fire after it was revealed they featured an Adolf Hitler quote in one of their training slideshows. The slideshow has not been used since 2013

According to an investigation by Manual Red Eye, the quotation was included in a presentation called 'The Warrior Mindset', which was shown to new recruits prior to 2014

According to an investigation by Manual Red Eye, the quotation was included in a presentation called 'The Warrior Mindset', which was shown to new recruits prior to 2014

The 33-page slideshow also features quotes from a variety of other well-known historical figures, including Confederate General Robert Lee.  

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