De-Militarize the Police

Donald Trump has just undone limitations on a program that unloads old war weaponry on domestic police departments.

Please sign this petition to the U.S. Congress:

It's time to stop allowing presidents to make and unmake the law on police weaponry. Congress must ban the provision of any weapons of war or war training to police.



101-125 of 16980 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
16880 12 months ago Marle Vane Sacramento, CA
16879 12 months ago B MacDonald Greenfield, MA
16878 12 months ago J.T. Smith Sellersville, PA
16877 12 months ago Natalie Means Tacoma , WA
16876 12 months ago Kris Krupicka Mt vernon, WA
16875 12 months ago LeRoy W Tijeras, NM
16874 12 months ago Jenny Cook San Jose, CA
16873 12 months ago Francisco J. Velez Bronxville, NY
16872 12 months ago Catherine King-Chuparkoff Saint Cloud, FL
16871 12 months ago Dale Le Fevre Crivitz, WI
16870 12 months ago Susanna Purucker Miami Beach, FL
16869 12 months ago Anonymous Spring Hill, FL
16868 12 months ago Natasha Varner Santa Cruz, CA
16867 12 months ago Al Vossler Atascadero, CA We must stop sending war weapons to police agencies. This will only hinder community trust in their police force.
16866 12 months ago Joe Landwehr Mountain View, MO Military weaponry designed for use against enemies abroad should not be used domestically against US citizens.
16865 12 months ago M Goddard Corona, CA With the spotlight on police brutality, corruption, recklessness and irresponsible actions that leave far too many innocent people and pets dead or seriously injured or have their rights violated, m...
16864 12 months ago Richard Estrem Minneapolis, MN
16863 12 months ago Dorothy Neff Coleman, MI
16862 12 months ago Anonymous Crown Point, IN This is abhorrent
16861 12 months ago Theresa Boracci Socorro, NM
16860 12 months ago Patricia Biddinger Bloomington , IN
16859 12 months ago Megan Wilson Sacramento, CA
16858 12 months ago Estee Klemick Milwaukee, WI
16857 12 months ago Gregory Manore Northville, MI
16856 12 months ago Mitchell Dormont Monroe Township, NJ
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Background:
> Hank Johnson, The Guardian: President Trump Is Giving Police Forces Weapons of War. This Is Dangerous.
> White House: Executive Order
> Tennessean: Jeff Sessions in Nashville outlines plan to send surplus military weapons, equipment to local police
> Washington Post: 5 countries where most police officers do not carry firearms — and it works well
> Deadly Exchange