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.



151-175 of 16981 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
16831 1 year ago Anonymous Battletown, KY
16830 1 year ago Andre Willey Huntington Beach, CA
16829 1 year ago Annette Roca San Jose, CA
16828 1 year ago Dan Lawler Los Angeles, CA
16827 1 year ago Anonymous Midland, TX Black lives matter!
16826 1 year ago Brianna Onken HOLLAND, MI
16825 1 year ago Vanessa Jamison Marysville, WA
16824 1 year ago Jean Metcalfe Fort Myers, FL I don't want to live in a police state. Furthermore, there are too many cops out their who aren't capable of doing their jobs properly.
16823 1 year ago C Green Bronx, NY
16822 1 year ago Arthur Lapite SEATTLE, WA
16821 1 year ago Robert Yunus Henrico, VA
16820 1 year ago Anonymous Baltimore, MD
16819 1 year ago Marilyn Pierson St Catharine, KY
16818 1 year ago Traci Brown West Chicago, IL
16817 1 year ago Patricia Tehan MARCY, NY
16816 1 year ago Anonymous Wi.Rapids, WI
16815 1 year ago Anonymous Highland Park, NJ
16814 1 year ago Kelsey Graham Sycamore, IL
16813 1 year ago LM Raya Santee, CA
16812 1 year ago Johanna Johnston Foster, RI
16811 1 year ago jeff mac donald brownville, ME it looks like they are arming our police to meet the demands of a problem they are going to create?
16810 1 year ago THERON JACOBS SAN DIEGO, CA
16809 1 year ago Hannah Rees Lombard, IL
16808 1 year ago THERON JACOBS SAN DIEGO, CA
16807 1 year ago Dana Stickney Mattapoisett, MA The Police in this country, who have been OVERSTEPPING THEIR LEGAL AUTHORITY, for decades now, do not need ARMORED VEHICLES, or GRENADE LAUNCHERS, or other military hardware! They do, however, need ...
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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