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 16972 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
16822 5 months ago Arthur Lapite SEATTLE, WA
16821 5 months ago Robert Yunus Henrico, VA
16820 5 months ago Anonymous Baltimore, MD
16819 5 months ago Marilyn Pierson St Catharine, KY
16818 5 months ago Traci Brown West Chicago, IL
16817 5 months ago Patricia Tehan MARCY, NY
16816 5 months ago Anonymous Wi.Rapids, WI
16815 5 months ago Anonymous HIGHLAND PARK, NJ
16814 5 months ago Kelsey Graham Sycamore, IL
16813 5 months ago LM Raya Santee, CA
16812 5 months ago JOHANNA JOHNSTON FOSTER, RI
16811 5 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 5 months ago THERON JACOBS San Diego, CA
16809 5 months ago Hannah Rees Lombard, IL
16808 5 months ago THERON JACOBS San Diego, CA
16807 5 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 5 months ago Patricia Lewis Los Angeles, CA
16805 5 months ago Deborah Friend Newton, NH
16804 5 months ago Anonymous Cortland, OH I am already afraid of the police. Even though I am white, I've learned enough about the bad behaviour of police in this country. We need to keep these almost criminals better under control and te...
16803 5 months ago Erica Brinker Randolph, NJ
16802 5 months ago Barbara Swan HOLLISTON, MA
16801 5 months ago Andrew Luckhardt Londonmderry, NH
16800 5 months ago Tom Wheys Pioneer, CA This is so telling re which regime fears and hates its people: The DC regime or Venezuela, Cuba, Bolivia, Ecuador, et al...
16799 5 months ago Karen O'Brien Westmont, IL
16798 5 months ago Jennifer R Whitestone , NY
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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