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.



26-50 of 16981 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
16956 1 year ago Anonymous Frederic, WI
16955 1 year ago Anonymous Auburn, WA Police need to focus more on de-escalation.
16954 1 year ago David Morais Metairie, LA
16953 1 year ago Jessica Rucker Marion, IL
16952 1 year ago Loretta Koehler Denver, CO
16951 1 year ago Katelyn Tasto Becker, MN
16950 1 year ago Katelyn Tasto Becker, MN
16949 1 year ago leonie dobbins payson, AZ
16948 1 year ago jessica casanova elizabeth, NJ
16947 1 year ago Evan Hartman Philadelphia PA 19123, PA
16946 1 year ago Evan Hartman Philadelphia PA 19123, PA
16945 1 year ago Anonymous Pomona, CA I work with many wonderful men and women who are police. Good people who just want to do their jobs. This move to "militarize" the police furthers the divide and the us against them mentality in t...
16944 1 year ago Shermin Ahmed bronx, NY Hello,

I urge you to tell Congress to ban the provision of any weapons of war or war training to police. This will cause more chaos in society and violence.
16943 1 year ago shermin ahmed bronx, NY Hello,

I urge you to tell Congress to ban the provision of any weapons of war or war training to police. This will cause more chaos in society and violence.
16942 1 year ago Ked Garden Lemon Grove, CA
16941 1 year ago Anonymous Placitas, NM
16940 1 year ago ladonna hendrickson Tulsa, OK
16939 1 year ago Barbara White PITTSBURGH, PA The US is not Egypt! De-militarize police now!
16938 1 year ago Elizabeth Brignac Houston, TX
16937 1 year ago Michael Madden New City, NY
16936 1 year ago Doris Miller Mt Vernon, MO
16935 1 year ago Doris Miller Mt Vernon, MO
16934 1 year ago Kristo Klove Stuart, FL
16933 1 year ago Pat Rorex Sonoita, AZ
16932 1 year ago Riley Brannian Iowa City , IA
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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