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 16976 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
16876 9 months ago Kris Krupicka Mt Vernon , WA
16875 9 months ago LeRoy W Tijeras, NM
16874 9 months ago Jenny Cook San Jose, CA
16873 9 months ago Francisco J. Velez Bronxville, NY
16872 9 months ago Cathy King-Chuparkoff Saint Cloud, FL
16871 9 months ago Dale Le Fevre Crivitz, WI
16870 9 months ago Susanna Purucker Miami Beach, FL
16869 9 months ago Anonymous S h, FL
16868 9 months ago Natasha Varner Santa Cruz, CA
16867 9 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 9 months ago Joe Landwehr Mountain View, MO Military weaponry designed for use against enemies abroad should not be used domestically against US citizens.
16865 9 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 9 months ago Richard Estrem Minneapolis, MN
16863 9 months ago Dorothy Neff Coleman, MI
16862 9 months ago Anonymous Crown Point, IN This is abhorrent
16861 9 months ago Theresa Boracci Socorro, NM
16860 9 months ago Patricia Biddinger Bloomington , IN
16859 9 months ago Megan Wilson Sacramento, CA
16858 9 months ago Estee Klemick Milwaukee, WI
16857 9 months ago Gregory Manore Northville, MI
16856 9 months ago Mitchell Dormont Monroe Township, NJ
16855 9 months ago Richard Ward Phoenix, AZ
16854 9 months ago Steve Wolfe Venice, FL
16853 9 months ago Sam Poikail Silver Spring, MD
16852 9 months ago Michelle Sankari Spokane, WA
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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