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 16985 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
16835 1 year ago Glen Anderson Lacey, WA Militarizing the police DESTROYS PUBLIC TRUST in law enforcement agencies and DESTROYS DEMOCRACY.
16834 1 year ago Nadine Mungai Naperville, IL Weapons of war have no place in municipalities. War training for municipal police must be prohibited.
16833 1 year ago Anonymous austin, TX
16832 1 year ago Shannon Kemena Elk Grove, CA
16831 1 year ago Anonymous Utica, IN
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 l r Santee, CA
16812 1 year ago Johanna Johnston Foster, RI
16811 1 year ago Jeffrey MacDonald Brownville, ME it looks like they are arming our police to meet the demands of a problem they are going to create?
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> 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