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Official Ten-Code List. Radley Balko: “Once a town gets a SWAT team you want to use it” Radley Balko’s new book, “Rise of the Warrior Cop,” details how America’s police forces have grown to look and behave more like soldiers than neighborly Officer Krupkes walking the beat.

Radley Balko: “Once a town gets a SWAT team you want to use it”

This new breed of police, frequently equipped with military weapons and decked out in enough armor to satisfy a storm trooper, are redefining law enforcement. How did this happen? Federal Court Rules Videotaping Police Is A First Amendment Right. The Federal Appeals Court has ruled that video recording the police in a public place is a constitutional right for all U.S. citizens. This is a great win for the freedom movement. Public officials need to be held accountable for their actions. See ruling below. ‘60 Minutes’ Shames Justice Department Over Wall Street.

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