‘In God We Trust’ on county cruisers spurring debate in Kentucky

(WSAZ) A debate is brewing around four words: “In God We Trust.”

Sheriff Keith Cooper is adding the phrase to Greenup County, Kentucky’s entire fleet of cruisers.

Cooper is standing firm on his decision to put “In God We Trust” on his cars, despite complaints that the slogan’s display is violation of the separation of church and state.

He says he saw departments across the U.S. grappling with backlash after they added the phrase, and decided it was time to add it to his cruisers.

“I would’ve done it before, but I never realized that was something that we could do,” Cooper said.

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