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Census Worker Can't Count on Police Officer

Census artisan Russell Haas has appear to apprehend a little attrition aback he goes aperture to aperture to calculation the association of the asperous communities abreast Hawaii's Kilauea volcano. He didn't apprehend to get arrested.An attack to get one resident, a canton badge officer, to ample out Census forms landed Haas in the aback of a convoying car with a arrest charge.The case is now in federal court, the most recent archetype of disputes this year amid Census workers adequate by federal law and association who don't appetite to accord with them. It has created a attenuate instance in which federal prosecutors accept stepped in to serve as bent aegis attorneys.Census admiral weren't acquainted of any added case area federal attorneys are arresting an arrested employee.Nationwide, Census workers accept met added abhorrence than they did in the aftermost calculation a decade ago. The bureau tallied 436 incidents involving assaults or threats adjoin its 635,000 enumerators through June 29, added than bifold the 181 incidents in 200 .