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Resistance to militarized cops begins

http://thumb1.shutterstock.com/display_pic_with_logo/410482/221404174/stock-photo-moscow-russia-may-rehearsal-celebration-of-the-victory-day-wwii-military-equipment-221404174.jpgWND reported there are some 17,000 police departments nationwide equipped with $4.2 billion worth of equipment ranging from Blackhawk helicopters and battering rams to explosives, body armor and night vision. It’s all under the federal government’s 1033 program that supplies “surplus” military weapons to local officers, departments and agencies. But now resistance to such militarization of local police has been enacted with a bill signed by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie that bans local law-enforcement agencies from obtaining such equipment without authorization from their local government.
Read more at http://www.wnd.com/2015/03/resistance-to-militarized-cops-begins/#sSyitolWSp71tlCH.99

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