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 16980 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
16955 10 months ago Anonymous Auburn, WA Police need to focus more on de-escalation.
16954 10 months ago David Morais Metairie, LA
16953 10 months ago Jessica Rucker Marion, IL
16952 10 months ago Loretta Koehler Denver, CO
16951 10 months ago Katelyn Tasto Becker, MN
16950 10 months ago Katelyn Tasto Becker, MN
16949 10 months ago leonie dobbins payson, AZ
16948 10 months ago jessica casanova elizabeth, NJ
16947 10 months ago Evan Hartman Philadelphia PA 19123, PA
16946 10 months ago Evan Hartman Philadelphia PA 19123, PA
16945 10 months 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 11 months 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 11 months 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 11 months ago Ked Garden Lemon Grove, CA
16941 11 months ago Anonymous Placitas, NM
16940 11 months ago ladonna hendrickson tulsa, OK
16939 11 months ago Barbara White PITTSBURGH, PA The US is not Egypt! De-militarize police now!
16938 11 months ago Elizabeth Brignac Houston, TX
16937 11 months ago Michael Madden New City, NY
16936 11 months ago DORIS MILLER Mt Vernon, MO
16935 11 months ago DORIS MILLER Mt Vernon, MO
16934 11 months ago Kristo C Stuart, FL
16933 11 months ago Pat Rorex Sonoita, AZ
16932 11 months ago Riley Brannian Iowa City , IA
16931 11 months ago Janet Petermann Austin, TX
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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