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.



176-200 of 16978 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
16803 10 months ago Erica Brinker Randolph , NJ
16802 10 months ago Barbara Swan HOLLISTON, MA
16801 10 months ago Andrew Luckhardt Londonderry, NH
16800 10 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 10 months ago Karen O'Brien Westmont, IL
16798 10 months ago Jennifer R Whitestone, NY
16797 10 months ago Eileen ODonnell Clinton, CT
16796 10 months ago Tanya Downs Plantation, FL
16795 10 months ago morgan Mcdougal Beverly hills, CA
16794 10 months ago Anonymous Bradley Beach, NJ There is no good reason for police departments to have most military weapons in order to protect themselves, and the people they supposedly serve.
16793 10 months ago Scott Meyer Jeffersonville, IN
16792 10 months ago LINDA NORRIS Gainesville, FL We want communication and outreach, not tanks and armored cars and tear gas grenades. America should not be at war with our citizens.
16791 10 months ago peter leeftink zwolle, ot
16790 10 months ago Brent Simon Los Angeles, CA American police offices shouldn't have and readily deploy weapons of war.
16789 10 months ago anice chenault louisville, KY
16788 10 months ago Wendy Stevens Charlotte, NC
16787 10 months ago Judith Magness Little Rock , AR
16786 10 months ago Lauren Murdock Santa Barbara, CA
16785 10 months ago Jennifer Hoffman Harrisburg, PA
16784 10 months ago Kim Floyd Palm Desert, CA
16783 10 months ago Dorothy Girard Bend, OR
16782 10 months ago Lila Bobrowicz Philadelphia, PA
16781 10 months ago monica romero San Francisco, CA
16780 10 months ago Cj Miller Lineboro, MD
16779 10 months ago Mark Persons West Valley City, UT
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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