Dave Brown’s legacy of increased taxes has not reduced crime Dear Editor, This week you asked readers to write their opinions of the legacy of Hemet Police Chief Dave Brown. In November we voted on Measure U, a 1 percent additional sales tax. Since that time, three individuals who told us how much we needed that tax have announced their resignations: City Councilman K. Paul Raver; City Manager Alex Meyerhoff; and Hemet Chief of Police Dave Brown. They all pushed and sold this tax, got their wish and now jump ship, something I find very strange. One concern I had during the election was that we were sold a bill of

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