The paramilitary equipment, paramilitary training, psuedo-military machismo, US vs Them mentality, focus on “officer safety”, special-weapons-and-tactics teams, no-knock team assaults and more along those lines have destroyed The Peace Officer and given us a violent oppressing force in its stead.
I see it constantly, but you probably have other news sources. I assembled some examples for you and probably will add more and keep a store of them here so you all can see and feel the dark blanket of the police state take over what in my youth was widely known as A Free Country.
Cops Choke And Tase Unresponsive Deaf Man, “Intentionally Burning His Flesh”
California officers beat innocent man unconscious and then charged him with assault
“You Just Shot An Unarmed Man!”: Witness Says Police Shot His Friend With His Hands Up
After being shot, Geer shut the door and stumbled back into his home. Video from the scene shows police then waged a military style invasion his house, using a tank-like vehicle to break down his door before a team of police dressed like military stormed in.
Americans Killed By Cops Now Outnumber Americans Killed In Iraq War
Cops have killed well over 5,000 Americans since 9/11. Many of these killings have occurred during no-knock raids, which have risen by 4000% since the 1980s.
Police Claim Teen Shot Himself In Head–While Handcuffed Behind Back
…And yet this has happened in police cars at least three times. This time, in Durhman, North Carolina, a teenager, searched, arrested, handcuffed behind his back, shoved in the back of a police car, supposedly shot himself in the head with a firearm the police apparently had failed to find…
A New Mexico man claims he was anally probed several times by police and medical officials following a traffic stop.
The victim, David Eckert, claims in a federal lawsuit that officers from the Deming Police Department pulled him over after he failed to make a complete stop at a stop sign outside a Walmart this past January. When Eckert got out of his car, officers indicated that they believed he was in possession of drugs – in his anal cavity.
When a Florida man had cops knock on his door and interrogate him for supposedly harboring a prostitute in his home, he told them they were incorrect and closed the door on them. The cops responded by going into his backyard and shooting his dog three times.
A woman says that her ten-month old puppy was shot in the head after asking officers not to shoot it — twice.
On September 22, Anna “Chrissy” Music-Peed, of Macon, GA, drove to the Jones County Sheriff’s Department to request an officer come to and investigate a vehicle that had been brought to her property by an acquaintance, that both she and her roommate strongly suspected to have been stolen.
A 95 year old man, just shy of his 96TH birth day died after refusing to go to the hospital, the police, who were summoned to an assisted living facility to “help” arrived in riot gear and killed the man.