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 16979 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
16829 11 months ago Annette Roca San Jose, CA
16828 11 months ago Dan Lawler Los Angeles, CA
16827 11 months ago Anonymous Midland, TX Black lives matter!
16826 11 months ago Brianna Onken Holland, MI
16825 11 months ago Vanessa Jamison Marysville, WA
16824 11 months 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 11 months ago C Green Bronx, NY
16822 11 months ago Arthur Lapite SEATTLE, WA
16821 11 months ago Robert Yunus Henrico, VA
16820 11 months ago Anonymous Baltimore, MD
16819 11 months ago Marilyn Pierson St Catharine, KY
16818 11 months ago Traci Brown West Chicago, IL
16817 11 months ago Patricia Tehan MARCY, NY
16816 11 months ago Anonymous Wi.Rapids, WI
16815 11 months ago Anonymous Highland Park, NJ
16814 11 months ago Kelsey Graham Sycamore, IL
16813 11 months ago LM Raya Santee, CA
16812 11 months ago Johanna Johnston Foster, RI
16811 11 months 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 11 months ago THERON JACOBS San Diego, CA
16809 11 months ago Hannah Rees Lombard, IL
16808 11 months ago THERON JACOBS San Diego, CA
16807 11 months 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 ...
16806 11 months ago Patricia Lewis Los Angeles, CA
16805 11 months ago Deborah Friend Gloucester, MA
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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