Tag Archives: militarization of police

Will Obama’s New Police Strategy Lead To A Nationalized Police Force?

This week, it was announced that President Obama will be forming a task force to investigate police practices and the relationship that the general population has with police. Members of the task force will include prior police officers, lawyers, teachers, social workers and other government employees. This in itself shows …

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Largest State Police Agency in the US, Now Openly Self-Described as a “Paramilitary Organization”

The militarization of police in America is not a theory; the largest state police force in the country now openly recruiting as a “paramilitary organization.” As the debate surrounding police militarization continues to grow, some police departments are actually seeking to become more like military organizations. Some of those departments are …

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Police: Armored Military Vehicles Needed for ‘Constitutionalists’ with Firearms

Shocking video provided exclusively to Infowars shows a Washington state sheriff’s deputy proclaiming that law enforcement officers need armored military vehicles because of “constitutionalists” with firearms. by MIKAEL THALEN | INFOWARS.COM The footage, recently captured in Spokane Valley, begins with a local resident asking two deputies why police would need …

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“We Have Been a Paramilitary Organization”: How the Police Talk When They Think We’re Not Listening

By William Norman Grigg Pro Libertate Blog “We have historically been a paramilitary organization,” observed Indianapolis Police Chief Rick Hite during a September 17 City Council meeting. “And we serve whoever sits in that chair, regardless of race, gender, creed, or political party. I don’t know what we would do if …

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From Mayberry to Martial Law: The “Police Militarization” Infographic

“The means of defense against foreign danger, have been always the instruments of tyranny at home.” – James Madison Criminal Justice Degree Hub   From Mayberry to Martial Law: The Transfer of Military Surplus to Domestic Police “The means of defense against foreign danger, have been always the instruments of tyranny …

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