On Police Militarization, Crowds, and Riot Gear – Marc MacYoung

Ferguson’s 6 top use-of-force questions: A cop’s response —————- The problem I have with the whole militarization thing is people think riot gear is militarization. Straight up, riot gear has increased protestor safety and reduced injuries on both sides. Yep, you heard me right. Read it again. I’ve not only been in riots, but I … [Read more…]