Nation has uncovered a startling bi-product of the militarization of America’s police departments, scores of military-issued weapons have been reported missing. The Pentagon’s program that equips local and state police departments with military surplus weaponry is now under review by the White House. Some of the missing items include: M14 and M16 assault rifles .45-caliber pistols shotguns Humvee vehicles […]

Nation, NewsOne Now

Tim Lynch, Director, Project on Criminal Justice, CATO Institute joined Roland Martin Friday on “NewsOne Now” to discuss the militarization of America’s police departments. Did you know that local police departments have been amassing military garb and high powered weapons since the war on drugs began? Listen to Roland Martin and the “NewsOne Now” panel’s discussion about […]