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 · Obama creates new police standards, bans military ... WASHINGTON, May 18 (UPI) — President Barack Obama announced federal program standards creating methods to improve trust between police and communities that also ban some types of military-style equipment for local police agencies.

Obama announces restrictions on distribution of military ...

 · 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 certain armored vehicles ...

Obama Bans Some Military-Style Equipment Provided To …

 · In a surprise announcement coming nine months after police in riot gear dispelled racially charged protests, President Barack Obama is banning the federal government from providing some military-style equipment to local departments and putting stricter controls on other weapons and gear distributed to law enforcement.

Obama team calls for new rules on police equipment

 · Obama signed papers Monday putting the report's recommendations into effect, including the development of uniform rules among the different federal departments that supply equipment to local police.

White House Reconsiders Ban On Military Gear For Police ...

 · A ban enacted last year by President Obama that barred police departments from obtaining military-grade equipment will get a second look by the White House after police aired concerns about recent shootings targeting officers, BuzzFeed News has learned.

President Obama Bans Police Use of Military-Grade …

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

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

 · The Obama administration limited the military surplus program in 2015 after the high-profile shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager, by a white police officer. When protests against ...

Task force calls for police to be guardians, not warriors ...

 · President Barack Obama announced a ban Monday on the federal government providing some military-style equipment to local police agencies. The New York Times reports the ban will apply to ...

Obama Calls for Restricting Military Gear to Local Police ...

 · 656. President Barack Obama said Monday that he would ban federal transfers of certain military-style equipment to police departments as part of a broader administration effort to build trust ...

Obama bans some military equipment sales to police - …

 · 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 ...

Obama orders review of ban on military-grade police ...

 · 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, …

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 …

Obama bans sales of some military gear to local police ...

 · President Obama will ban the federal government from selling certain military-style weapons and equipment to local police departments, in the federal government's first major response to a wave ...

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 …

Trump to undo Obama's ban on arming police with …

 · 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 …

Obama to set new limits on police use of military equipment

 · US President Barack Obama plans to put in place new restrictions on the use of military equipment by police departments, following unrest in U.S. cities over the deaths of black men at the hands of police officers, the White House said on Monday.

Obama bans some surplus military gear from transfer to ...

 · 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.

White House To Reauthorize Military Equipment For Police

 · The Obama White House is set to authorize police agencies to once again acquire military equipment, reversing a 2015 ban.

Obama Places Restrictions on Military Equipment to Police ...

 · The White House announced that President Obama will ban the provision of certain types of military equipment to police departments throughout the country.

Obama ban on police military gear falls short as critics ...

 · Obama to ban police military gear that can 'alienate and intimidate' Read more The police – photographed in Ferguson, Missouri, last summer – are wearing helmets and goggles and knee pads and ...

There's a loophole in Obama's effort to keep military ...

 · The new rules are significant because they ban police from using the 1033 program or any ... the things Obama's new ban addresses. ... to community-police relations, equipment is important, but so ...

Obama to place new restrictions on use of military ...

U.S. President Barack Obama plans to put in place new restrictions on the use of military equipment by police departments, following unrest in several American cities over the deaths of black men at the hands of police officers, the White House said on Monday. Obama will ban police use of equipment such as explosive-resistant vehicles […]

Obama Bans Feds From Giving Local Police Armored …

 · 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. The issue ...

Obama Bans Some Military-Style Equipment Provided To …

 · 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.

Obama Restarts Militarization of Local Law Enforcement ...

 · After a meeting in the White House with police union representatives, Obama reverses his ban on the sale of military equipment to local law enforcement. By Joe Wolverton, II, J.D.

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

 · If You Thought Obama Was Giving Less Military Gear to Local Police Departments, You Were Wrong. Despite President Obama's much-touted 2015 executive order, an In These Times investigation reveals ...

Obama bans some military-style equipment provided to …

 · Nine months after police in riot gear dispelled racially charged protests, President Barack Obama is prohibiting the federal government …

RE-ARMED: White House Reverses Obama's Ban On Police …

 · President Obama's ban on state and local police getting better equipment to protect themselves has finally been reversed by the Trump administration by way of executive order, according to an announcement from Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Monday.

Exclusive: White House to review ban on military gear for ...

 · The White House will revisit a 2015 ban on police forces getting riot gear, armored vehicles and other military-grade equipment from the …

Obama restricts military-style gear for police, says it ...

 · President Barack Obama is cutting back on shipments of military equipment to local police because he says some equipment made for the battlefield is not appropriate for policing and can alienate ...

Obama bans supply of military-style equipments to local ...

 · President Barack Obama has banned the US government from giving certain kinds of military-style equipment to local police forces. The announcement follows criticism that police were too heavy ...