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Homeland Security Pours Billions into Militarizing Police with “Little Oversight”

By Rachel Bevins: The United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) was formed under the Bush Administration in 2002, as a response to 9/11. In 2014, the DHS has 240,000 employees, and among other things, it is responsible for giving police departments grants for military equipment. Grants given to local police departments from the DHS […]

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Battlefield Fort Pierce: Armored Vehicles Are Needed for Rain

Recently, a local government and their public relations team at Scripps Treasure Coast Newspaper have been promoting the acquisition of weapons of war by local law enforcement. We’ll look at the two most recent public statements of a local police officer and a Scripps journalist. Keith Holmes, a Fort Pierce Police Officer, that was reported […]

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