I’m not sure when I learned fear of Police Officers. It feels as if it has been ever-present in me. I remember police knocking on my mother’s door when I was younger. 1,261 more words
Tags » Militarization
By Pacey Foster.
Recent events in Ferguson, MO, have generated a national discussion about the growing militarization of the police and their accountability to the public for potential abuses of power. 1,271 more words
Inspired by the situation in Ferguson, satirists at The Onion have been on a roll with a series of posts which are simultaneously humorous, incisive and sadly true as commentary on the absurdity and psychopathy of what so many accept as normal and acceptable. 888 more words
DAVIS (CBS SF) — The Davis City Council has told the Davis Police Department to return its armored vehicle to the military within 60 days and to consider other alternatives for protection on four wheels. 163 more words