If you was around, then you wouldn’t need a witness now

from J. Cole (Ft. TLC) – Crooked Smile Lyrics on Rap Genius


This line is for the police, stating that had they been doing their job properly and keeping a close eye on the neighbourhood, things like this wouldn’t happen so often.

Witnesses wouldn’t be needed if police where there to prevent crimes.

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