Should we trust police officers? Are police officers allowed to lie to you? Yes the Supreme Court has ruled that police officers can lie to the American people. Police officers are trained at lying, twisting words and being manipulative. Police officers and other law enforcement agents are very skilled at getting information from people. So don’t try to “out smart” a police officer and don’t try being a “smooth talker” because you will lose! If you can keep your mouth shut, you just might come out ahead more than you expected.

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Armed anarchists rally at Brock Turner's home: 'Try this again, we'll shoot you'

By Sam Levin The Guardian


About a dozen armed protesters have shown up to the house of convicted sex offender Brock Turner with signs calling for the castration and killing of rapists, and some say they plan to frequently return to make him “uncomfortable in his own home”.

Turner, who was released from California jail on Friday after serving three months for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman at Stanford University, has returned to his family’s home in Bellbrook, Ohio, where some activists with assault rifles have gathered to criticize the light punishment.

“With an extremely lenient sentence, he can think ‘I can get away with this,’” Daniel Hardin, who carried an M4 assault rifle, said in an interview. “The message we want to send is … ‘If you try this again, we will shoot you.’”

Turner, a 21-year-old former swimmer at the elite northern California university, was caught assaulting a woman by a dumpster outside a fraternity party in January 2015. After a jury convicted him of multiple felonies, Judge Aaron Persky decided in June not to send him to prison, instead sentencing him to six months in a county jail.

The ruling, along with the victim’s powerful impact statement, sparked national outrage and a high-profile campaign to recall the judge, who has since removed himself from criminal cases.

When Turner was released early on Friday for good behavior, a standard practice in California, he rushed past a mob of news cameras without commenting.

Back in Ohio, the former athlete also faced crowds of reporters at the local sheriff’s office when he showed up on Tuesday to register as a sex offender, a requirement of his sentence.

Jaimes Campbell, who brought an AR-15 rifle to the rally outside the family’s home and helped organize the action, said he wanted the protests to impede Turner’s life.

“He should not be able to go to jail for three months … and then just live his life normally,” said Campbell, 22, who lives nearby in Huber Heights. “We want to let him know that people aren’t just going to forget about what he did.”

Several of the protesters said they were affiliated with anarchist activist groups that regularly organize armed protests in Ohio, where open carry is legal. 

“The number one reason why we had this armed protest was to make a militant feminist statement in favor of self-defense of would-be rape victims,” said Micah Naziri, a 39-year-old who organized the rally.

“It was very much a political statement,” added Naziri, who carried a .300 Blackout rifle. “It wasn’t a death threat to Brock Turner.”

Molly Hardin, Daniel’s wife, brought a shotgun to the Turner protest and argued in an interview that “it’s completely legal to kill a rapist in the act of rape”. The message of the armed demonstration, she said, is: “If he were to try something like this again … we would help protect the city. We are not going to stand for it.”

The Hardins said they and other anarchists will continue to show up at the Turner house – typically unannounced.

“We don’t want to give them warning so they can leave and have a nice dinner,” said Daniel, a 26-year-old forklift driver. “We want him to feel uncomfortable in his own home.”

He added: “Anarchists believe in peaceful protest and defensive violence only.”

Critics of Turner and Persky have argued that the armed protests are misguided and that activists should channel their outrage into the campaign to unseat the judge.

“We strongly condemn the armed protesters,” said Michele Landis Dauber, a Stanford law professor leading the recall campaign. “We do not support vigilante action of any kind.”

Campbell, who recently participated in armed protests at the Republican national convention, said he wished those criticizing the demonstrations would come join them in person to learn why they are armed.

“I look at my AR-15 as a protest sign,” said Campbell, who brought a sign that said “Shoot your local rapist”. He added: “[Turner] could’ve been killed by the victim or the people who stopped the attack.

It puts a little more focus on the severity of the crime.”

Molly said that it was important to direct the protests at Turner’s parents as well, given that they have both continued to argue that their son did not commit sexual assault. His father infamously referred to the incident as “20 minutes of action”.

His parents’ defense is part of the reason why Turner has continued to argue that the encounter was consensual and that alcohol was to blame, Molly said.

“If his parents feel that … having sex with an unconscious woman behind a dumpster is completely normal, it’s no wonder that he feels like he did nothing wrong.”

Turner’s lawyer declined to comment on his release last week and did not respond to inquiries about the armed protests.

Greene County sheriff Gene Fischer said officials will treat Turner like any other registered sex offender and that if he violates terms of probation, he will get caught.

“With the mass interest in the media … we probably aren’t going to have to do a whole lot anyway,” he said. “As much of a public figure he’s become over the last few months … I imagine anything he does will be reported publicly pretty quickly if he does cross the line.”

Just a few bad apples:

Officer of the Year Arrested for Domestic Violence
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/07/officer-of-year-arrested-for-domestic.html


N. Carolina Police Officer Arrested for Impregnating 14-Year-Old Girl
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/09/north-carolina-police-officer-arrested.html


Pentagon Officials Permitted Govt. Spending at Strip Clubs and Casinos: Report
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/08/pentagon-officials-permitted-government.html 


Altamonte Springs police officer arrested on domestic battery charge
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/08/altamonte-springs-police-officer.html
 

LE officers are fully n completely above the law when it comes to domestic violence 29% got promotions
http://www.copsrcorrupt.com/cops-arrested-for-domestic-violence.html


California police officer arrested on suspicion of rape
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/08/california-police-officer-arrested-on.html

FBI Agent Arrested On UA Campus masturbating in woman's bathroom
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/08/fbi-agent-arrested-on-ua-campus.html

Justice Dept. Half of Sexual Abuse Claims in American Prisons Involve Guards, Study Says
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/08/justice-dept-half-of-sexual-abuse.html

Pentagon: Hundreds of military kids sexually abused annually
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/01/pentagon-hundreds-of-military-kids.html


Moss Point Officer Arrested On Meth Charge
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/08/moss-point-officer-arrested-on-meth.html

After Dallas Shootings, Police Arrest People for Criticizing Cops on Facebook and Twitter
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/08/after-dallas-shootings-police-arrest.html


Man arrested for writing 'kill that pig' about police officer on Facebook
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/08/man-arrested-for-writing-kill-that-pig.html

Florida police officer arrested after soliciting $40 prostitute while on-duty
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/08/florida-police-officer-arrested-after.html

DEA Targets Innocent Americans—Accessing Their Travel Data and Seizing Cash
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/08/dea-targets-innocent-americansaccessing.html

Cops mistook Krispy Kreme doughnut glaze for meth
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/08/cops-mistook-krispy-kreme-doughnut.html


KKK in your local PD
http://www.copsrcorrupt.com/kkk-in-your-local-police-dept.html

Americas Criminal Justice System is Racist
http://www.copsrcorrupt.com/america-s-criminal-justice-system-is-racist.html

NYPD: Racial profiling is a part of the system
http://www.copsrcorrupt.com/nypd---racial-profiling-is-a-part-of-the-system...-.html

Police take millions of dollars from motorist never charged with a crime
http://www.copsrcorrupt.com/robbed-by-the-police.html

Lynchburg Police officer arrested for DUI, placed on paid administrative leave
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/08/lynchburg-police-officer-arrested-for.html

Wife Beating Police Officer Apoligizes -To Get his Job Back: But Only Apologizes to fellow officers not...
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/08/wife-beating-police-officer-apoligizes.html

Update: DOC: Prison guard accused of dealing heroin suspended
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/08/update-doc-prison-guard-accused-of.html

Update: N.Y.P.D. Commanders Are Arrested in Vast Corruption Case, Plead Not Guilty
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/08/update-nypd-commanders-are-arrested-in.html

How Police Policies Allow Domestic Violence Victims to be the Ones Arrested
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/08/how-police-policies-allow-domestic.html

Minnesota officer arrested for DWI goes on anti-police rant: ‘I f---ing hate the cops and I hate that I’m a cop!’
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/08/minnesota-officer-arrested-for-dwi-goes.html


Calif Police Officer Arrested For Domestic Violence
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/07/calif-police-officer-arrested-for.html

Update: Police officer arrested for domestic violence pleads not guilty
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/08/update-police-officer-arrested-for.html


Shreveport Police officer arrested
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/08/shreveport-police-officer-arrested.html

Sheriff arrested for allegedly having sex with prisoner
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/08/sheriff-arrested-for-allegedly-having.html

Police Officer Arrested By FBI For Smoking Crack On Duty
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/08/police-officer-arrested-by-fbi-for.html

Off-duty LAPD cop arrested for alleged lewd conduct in O.C.
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/08/off-duty-lapd-cop-arrested-for-alleged.html

30 Cases of Extreme Police Brutality and Blatant Misconduct
http://brainz.org/30-cases-extreme-police-brutality-and-blatant-misconduct/

Indianapolis officer arrested on domestic violence charges
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/07/indianapolis-officer-arrested-on.html

Police Officer Accused of Domestic Violence Shoots at Investigating Officer
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/07/police-officer-accused-of-domestic.html

Cops Arrested for Domestic Violence
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2015/12/cops-arrested-for-domestic-violence.html

Police officers three times more likely to commit domestic violence
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2015/12/police-officers-three-times-more-likely.html

(Warning to all citizens) 8 Things the Police can KILL YOU for
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/01/warning-to-all-citizens-8-things-police.html

Citizens Rise Against Police Brutality Nationwide
http://generalstrikeusa.blogspot.com/2016/07/citizens-rise-against-police-brutality.html


46,000 American citizens are in prison for crimes they did not commit
http://www.copsrcorrupt.com/46-000--american-citizens-are-currently-serving-time-for-crimes-that-they-did-not-commit.html

Without Due Process: From Mass Incarceration to Assassination
http://www.truth-out.org/speakout/item/36852-without-due-process-from-mass-incarceration-to-assassination