Trump Reverses Obama's Ban on Military Gear Going to Police

Trump Reverses Obama's Ban on Military Gear Going to Police. ... administration's previous requirements that county governments sign off on use of military equipment by local police …

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White House reverses Obama ban on police getting military equipment. By Katie Bo Williams - 08/28/17 10:50 AM EDT 3,846. The Trump administration is lifting a controversial ban …

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Two police organization directors have told Reuters that President Obama agreed to review each item that was put on the so-called "controlled equipment list," including tracked armored vehicles, grenade launchers, bayonets, explosives and riot equipment.. The ban was imposed in May 2015, amid growing tensions between police …

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Obama Usurps Local Police With Fake "Ban" on Militarization. by Alex Newman May 26, 2015. After having drastically accelerated the militarization of local police forces by the federal ...

President Barack Obama introduces new restrictions on ...

President Barack Obama introduces new restrictions on military equipment being used by police. Police banned from using equipment such …

Here's the List of Military Gear Obama Plans to Ban for Cops

The White House has announced Obama will ban the federal government from gifting grenade launchers, weaponized aircraft, 50-cal weapons, and more to local police …

Obama Bans Some Military-Style Equipment Provided To Police

WASHINGTON -- In an unexpected move, President Barack Obama on Monday will ban the federal government from providing certain military equipment to police departments. Effective immediately, the government will no longer provide local law enforcement with tracked armored vehicles, grenade launchers and bayonets.

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Sessions announces end to Obama-era ban on surplus military equipment for police By Emily Tillett August 28, 2017 / 12:08 PM / CBS News

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President Obama, however, has diametrically opposite plans for these communities. According to the Reuters news agency, Obama is preparing to reverse his decision to ban the transfer of hundreds of millions of dollars in armored vehicles, battlefield weapons and riot gear to local police departments. The president reportedly agreed to review ...

Trump reversing Obama policy blocking military sales to cops

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration Monday lifted a controversial ban on the transfer of some surplus military equipment to police departments whose …

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Given the resurgence of communists in the US and the growth of radical groups such as Antifa and Black Lives Matter, the police have to gear up. Especially if a civil war is coming and that's what these thugs are pushing for. Trump is seriously considering overturning Obama's ban on military equipment given to police.

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When Barack Obama first called for a ban on police departments being able to use surplus military equipment three years ago, it was a knee jerk reaction to the Ferguson, Missouri riots. It was a bad policy that President Trump may be about to repeal.

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According to The New York Times, administration officials revealed Monday that Obama will ban local police forces from receiving military equipment, which many U.S. …

Obama restricts police military gear, says it can alienate

CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — President Barack Obama ended long-running federal transfers of some combat-style gear to local law enforcement on Monday in an attempt to ease tensions between police and minority communities, saying equipment made for the battlefield should not be a tool of American criminal justice. Grenade launchers, bayonets, tracked armored vehicles, weaponized …

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CAMDEN, N.J. -- The Obama administration announced Monday it will ban federal transfers of certain types of military-style gear to local police departments, as …

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The controversial Obama administration demands for national standards for police, meanwhile, came just a few months after United Nations boss Ban Ki Moon, exploiting the chaos in Ferguson, called ...

Biden Bans Federal Agencies From Supplying Police With ...

Biden Bans Federal Agencies From Supplying Police With Military-Grade Equipment. President Joe Biden issued executive actions on racial equity which includes barring local police departments from obtaining military-grade equipment on Tuesday, CNN Politics reported. The Obama administration initially implemented the policy in 2015 after the ...

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Trump plans to lift Obama-era ban on giving local police military equipment. St. Louis police officers in riot gear clashed with protesters during the Ferguson, Missouri riots in August 2015 ...

Obama bans some military-style equipment provided to police

Obama bans some military-style equipment provided to police. By Nedra Pickler. May 18, 2015. FILE - In this Aug. 11, 2014 file photo, police wearing riot gear walk toward a …

Obama: U.S. Cracking Down on 'Militarization' of Local Police

Obama Puts Restrictions on Military Gear for Local Police. The federal government will no longer provide heavy military equipment like tanks …

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The Obama administration announced Monday it will ban federal transfers of certain types of military-style gear from local police departments, as the president seeks to respond to a spate of incidents that has frayed trust in communities across the country.

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Militarization of Police. Obama May Backtrack on Military Equipment Ban For Police The president met with police leaders after five officers were killed in Dallas.

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May 18, 2015. CAMDEN, N.J. — President Obama came here on Monday to celebrate the progress a revamped police force has made in building trust between law enforcement and the people of Camden, a ...

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President Obama is banning local police departments from receiving a range of military-style equipment from the federal government -- from grenade launchers to bayonets to …

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Obama bans some transfers of military hardware to police. The White House on Monday announced new limits on federal programs that supply local police with military-style equipment. After four ...

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President Obama on Monday will ban the federal provision of some types of military-style equipment to local police departments and sharply restrict the availability of others. Close. 1.2k. Posted by 5 years ago. Archived. President Obama on Monday will ban the federal provision of some types of military-style equipment to local police ...

Trump to undo Obama's ban on arming police with 'surplus ...

The ban was imposed in 2015 following violent unrest in Ferguson, Missouri. Documents seen by USA Today and the Associated Press (AP) say Trump is planning to reverse Barack Obama's executive order banning local police agencies from receiving militarized gear and equipment.

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Obama's ban, which effectively prevents the U.S. military from providing certain equipment to local police, means that explosive-resistant …

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In doing so, Obama put his stamp on the recommendations of a multi-agency federal working group that endorsed a ban on sales of some military equipment and providing more training, supervision and ...

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Obama bans military equipment for police, including armored vehicles The federal government will no longer fund or provide to police armored vehicles, weaponized aircraft …

Obama to ban police military gear that can 'alienate and ...

Obama to ban police military gear that can 'alienate and intimidate'. Obama says 'militarized gear can sometimes give people a feeling like there's an occupying force' and moves to ban ...

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Obama plans to visit Camden police headquarters before heading to a community center to meet with youth and law enforcement and give a speech. ... collection on the use of the equipment…

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President Barack Obama is cutting back on shipments of military equipment to local police because he says some equipment made for the battlefield is …

Obama to ban military weapons sent to local police departments

Obama's announcement on the ban on the transfer of some types of military weapons to local police departments signals a continued draw down sparked by the militarized show of force in …

Obama bans military vehicles and equipment from police ...

Obama Bans Military Vehicles From Local Police Departments. Our President is pulling the rug out from under the cops who think they are soldiers… Via HuffingtonPost. In an unexpected move, President Barack Obama on Monday will ban the federal government from providing certain military equipment to police departments.

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President Obama Bans Police Use of Military-Grade Weapons ...

Barack Obama has announced a new ban on American police forces' use of military-grade equipment, including some weapons. American police …

White House reverses Obama ban on police getting military ...

White House reverses Obama ban on police getting military equipment. By Katie Bo Williams - 08/28/17 10:50 AM EDT 3,846. The Trump administration is lifting a controversial ban on the transfer of ...

Why Obama's New Equipment Ban Does Nothing to Demilitarize ...

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If You Thought Obama Was Giving Less Military Gear to ...

President Obama's May 2015 announcement that he would freeze giveaways of certain gear drew outrage from law enforcement groups such as the National Association of Police Organizations (NAPO ...