"When the police become a military, the people become the enemy." Cops aren't the soldiers of the New World Order...they're just mall ninjas who want to feel like cool tactical elite special tactical operators who tactically operate in tactical operations."**
"Some of us reject the mindless belief that the police need military vehicles and machine guns to protect and serve."**
Update to this report***.....About 9,000 MRAPs are on track to be sent back to the United States. Barney Fife-types all around the United States.....
.....will now be unleashed and high-school-girly-giddy, in anticipation of blowing mindless citizens away, who might stupidly spit on the sidewalks of Mayberry.
"Some of us think it's ludicrous to spend our taxpayer dollars on a fleet of military armored trucks for every city, town, and university campus (I am not making that up!) that asks for one."**
"These things are MILITARY VEHICLES....
.....It's well past time for America's law enforcement to stop trying to be military forces with military gear and get back to being "law enforcement"." -- commenter NeutronStar73*
* commenter John McClanaghan http://gizmodo.com/small-town-police-are-getting-leftover-war-vehicles-and-1588147456/all
** commenter adavaas http://gizmodo.com/small-town-police-are-getting-leftover-war-vehicles-and-1588147456/all