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 16981 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
16881 1 year ago Anonymous San Francisco, CA
16880 1 year ago Marle Vane Sacramento, CA
16879 1 year ago B MacDonald Greenfield, MA
16878 1 year ago J.T. Smith Sellersville, PA
16877 1 year ago Natalie Means Tacoma , WA
16876 1 year ago Kris Krupicka Mt Vernon , WA
16875 1 year ago LeRoy W Tijeras, NM
16874 1 year ago Jenny Cook San Jose, CA
16873 1 year ago Francisco J. Velez Bronxville, NY
16872 1 year ago Catherine King-Chuparkoff Saint Cloud, FL
16871 1 year ago Dale Le Fevre Crivitz, WI
16870 1 year ago Susanna Purucker Miami Beach, FL
16869 1 year ago Anonymous s h, FL
16868 1 year ago Natasha Varner Santa Cruz, CA
16867 1 year 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 1 year ago Joe Landwehr Mountain View, MO Military weaponry designed for use against enemies abroad should not be used domestically against US citizens.
16865 1 year 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 1 year ago Richard Estrem Minneapolis, MN
16863 1 year ago Dorothy Neff Coleman, MI
16862 1 year ago Anonymous Crown Point, IN This is abhorrent
16861 1 year ago Theresa Boracci Socorro , NM
16860 1 year ago Patricia Biddinger Bloomington, IN
16859 1 year ago Megan Wilson Sacramento, CA
16858 1 year ago Estee Klemick Milwaukee, WI
16857 1 year ago Gregory Manore Northville, MI
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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