Tag: police

80 Why is there a broad pattern of excessive force by police towards protestors in spite of international focus on this use of force? 2020-06-08T15:45:54.013

77 Why do US police use handcuffs in otherwise calm, non-violent circumstances? 2020-06-16T08:42:29.033

63 Why do US police treat using counterfeit money as an emergency? 2020-06-04T17:05:13.373

55 Would it save lives in London to arm every individual police officer? 2017-06-05T09:03:37.373

50 Why is the amount of training for police officers in the United States so low compared to other developed countries? 2020-06-26T10:12:57.913

45 How do progressive US political thinkers explain anti-black police discrimination in cities where the population and government are majority black? 2020-09-24T13:18:48.357

41 What is the origin of the fears of racism associated with facial recognition technology? 2020-06-15T15:25:59.577

41 What could the US federal government do to reform the police? 2020-08-30T08:16:16.660

37 Can the so-called "Capitol Hill Autonomous Zone" in Seattle be treated as an insurrection against the Federal Government? 2020-06-11T07:38:20.017

30 Who are the police in Hong Kong? 2019-07-01T12:25:03.923

24 Can society (under state rule) function without police? 2020-06-08T06:54:27.627

23 Can the police unions be dissolved? 2020-06-12T11:49:06.880

18 Why are Sheriffs elected in United States? 2012-12-07T13:10:53.633

18 Why do police unions support police officers that have committed gross misconduct, given that they tarnish the reputation of all officers? 2020-06-10T16:15:27.337

18 Is defunding the police compatible with a libertarian mindset? 2020-09-16T15:22:05.950

18 What happens to rank-and-file law-enforcement after major regime change 2021-02-16T18:05:01.217

16 Do people in countries besides the US react negatively to "militarized police"? 2020-09-02T11:33:46.357

14 Who polices the police in the USA? 2020-06-03T10:31:04.420

14 Did the FBI inform the US Capitol Police on the level of possible threat on Jan 6? 2021-01-08T06:29:43.953

14 Comparing the summer of 2020's BLM protests to the events at the Capitol on 6th January, 2021 2021-01-08T13:19:49.523

13 Can I escape arrest by entering an embassy? 2014-12-23T01:10:43.667

13 What proposals exist for a large city disbanding and reconstituting its police force? 2020-06-08T14:06:47.927

13 In the US, what is the meaning of "declaring a Riot"? 2020-07-27T18:59:28.203

12 Pickpockets in St Peter's Square 2018-02-27T03:26:19.573

12 What is the “appropriate” civilian response to police abusing their power? 2020-06-02T06:18:40.040

12 Why are CBP and other organizations within DHS allowed to arrest protestors? 2020-07-21T02:12:21.533

12 Whose responsibility is the physical security of the US Capitol? 2021-01-07T00:04:18.427

11 How can police brutality be prevented through policy? 2020-06-02T18:01:02.033

11 Is the death rate due to police violence between men and women proportional? 2020-06-15T06:28:20.207

11 Is there any reason to believe that face masks increase the risk of racial profiling? 2020-06-25T16:54:14.107

10 What is the difference between the Guardia Civil and the Policía Nacional in Spain? 2018-02-02T14:37:47.033

10 Is it normal for the German government to only release a partial name? 2018-04-08T00:44:04.960

10 Is there pervasive racial bias in United States policing? 2020-06-02T05:53:33.363

9 What are the responses to the police assaulting journalists during the 2020 protests in the US? 2020-06-03T15:59:00.260

9 Does the death of George Floyd represent the oppression of black people, or that of poor people generally? 2020-06-07T09:50:55.180

9 What are Arguments in Favor of Qualified Immunity for Police Officers? 2020-07-08T23:06:01.783

9 Do other countries provide police the same degree of immunity that USA police officers have? 2021-02-03T18:32:03.007

8 What is the Miranda exemption and what are its implications? 2013-04-24T17:59:10.077

8 Do United States police officers answer to the president before the mayor? 2016-11-19T12:32:04.527

7 Do municipal and state police have to cooperate with federal police? 2012-12-29T22:18:51.347

7 Why do BLM protestors continue after all four police involved in the killing of George Floyd are facing charges? 2020-06-04T04:45:21.360

6 What can local governments do to reform the police & policing? 2020-08-31T14:23:55.767

6 Why do so many Sheriffs run unopposed in the US? 2021-02-12T18:12:22.137

5 How are criminal cases with citizens from rogue states handled? 2014-10-19T22:32:07.393

5 Why has the shooting of Laquan McDonald become a focal point of protest and media attention? 2015-11-27T23:50:21.003

5 Are there areas of London the police are afraid to enter? 2015-12-09T18:01:28.343

5 What is the difference between the National Guard and the MVD Internal Troops? 2016-07-01T20:47:56.520

5 Is there an international consensus about Privacy vs Security (How Much Data Should We Collect?) 2018-12-31T11:05:37.930

4 Is the Department of Homeland Security a federal police force? 2017-06-05T04:02:11.733

4 Why Michael Brown shooting is still being used as an example of police violence against minorities? 2017-08-25T07:12:54.103

4 How did the FBI decide antifa were anarchists? 2017-09-02T19:17:47.033

4 Political distinction between Surveillance and Wiretapping? 2018-06-08T14:50:40.557

4 Autonomy of Delhi Police 2018-11-05T10:11:59.943

4 Is the there a term for state (or local) officers not caring about enforcing federal law? 2019-04-14T20:55:03.390

4 Which EU country has the most violent police force? 2020-04-24T18:25:05.190

4 Have the police forces in other countries besides India dressed in coronavirus costumes as an awareness campaign? 2020-04-30T06:43:17.217

4 What does it mean when the US cops wear the badges or T-shirts saying "I am the kneeling officer"? 2020-06-02T22:00:34.817

4 Do American cops shoot black people more than white people in similar cases? 2020-06-05T16:37:57.310

4 To what extent do police departments in the US reflect in numerical terms the proportions of each race in the communities they serve? 2020-06-08T09:15:35.010

4 How would a police-free city or state work? 2020-06-09T03:28:45.520

4 Amongst U.S. police forces, are combat veterans more likely to abuse force than those who lack combat experience? 2020-08-30T21:29:29.017

3 Without government, wouldn't warlords take over? 2014-03-09T21:13:20.447

3 Why do policemen in Germany still carry lethal firearms instead of non-lethal ones? 2015-12-19T12:38:48.747

3 Is There a "Pig Painting" Timeline? 2017-01-18T14:33:51.013

3 Can racial profiling (by police) in the United States be explained simply by the socioeconomic status of the suspect? 2017-11-26T21:30:48.880

3 What prevents states and counties in the US from combining drivers license and registration data? 2018-06-18T21:27:01.467

3 Why might the military be more useful in controlling the masses than the police? 2020-06-04T23:53:16.850

3 Did the US Floyd protests actually result in charges against the police officers involved 2020-06-08T21:37:48.430

3 Is there a pattern in the US of "abusive" police officers moving around to escape accountability? 2020-06-09T19:23:20.260

3 What are the pros and cons of having police unions? 2020-06-14T19:06:48.973

3 Which states have weakened police unions’ collective bargaining power over disciplinary issues? 2020-08-08T18:26:05.573

3 Can members of congress carry weapons into the chamber? 2021-01-09T18:24:09.597

3 Is there a "unified command" over all the defense forces in Washington D.C.? 2021-02-03T16:28:54.937

2 Granting Search Warrants after the suspect has been pronounced dead 2012-12-15T12:50:47.227

2 Can the U.S. President force all police officers to wear cameras? 2014-11-28T21:44:39.147

2 Did the current president of the Philippines clean up the city of Davao and if so, how? 2016-08-01T11:23:32.790

2 Why aren't police obliged to keep the information about terrorists secret? 2017-01-09T18:16:39.887

2 Did the US accidentally syndicalize its police force? (or something similar?) 2017-04-16T23:24:55.237

2 Enforcement of "anti-sodomy" laws in Qatar 2019-05-12T18:35:04.560

2 Was Ecuador govenrment already warned about inadmissibility of force using agains protesters? 2019-10-09T10:55:49.197

2 Does any other Latin American country have a justice system in which the security forces can only be prosecuted by military courts? 2019-10-27T14:56:49.030

2 Can special prosecutor Dan Webb charge Jussie Smollet? 2019-10-27T22:28:04.297

2 How many people were sanctioned in Spain for criticizing the police, under Spain's 2015 "citizens security law"? 2020-03-03T12:27:14.803

2 Is the "Defund the police"-argument anti-police or not? 2020-07-19T17:48:21.250

2 What possible steps could be taken to fight racism in the police? 2020-07-21T22:54:20.353

2 Is there any significance to calling state police "troopers"? 2020-07-31T22:26:01.310

2 Why are American Juvenile Curfew Laws not Unconstitutional? 2020-09-16T09:04:21.717

2 What can be done at the Federal level to increase police accountability? 2021-01-18T22:52:00.337

1 When a police officer asks your origin and destination, what are my legal rights? 2013-12-31T12:34:59.193

1 Is there a correlation between armed security and casualties of people working in security? 2018-01-15T15:14:15.657

1 Political barriers to UNPOL activities? 2019-07-25T08:26:38.487

1 Has Johnson's spokesman explained why he believes the Arcuri investigation was "a waste of police time"? 2020-05-21T14:28:11.827

1 Is there a list of human rights organizations monitoring the current use of force by police in the US? 2020-06-01T11:58:50.280

1 What are the pros and cons of unionized vs non-unionized police force 2020-06-14T21:22:24.373

1 What conclusion can we draw re the Black Lives Matter movement from the Roland G. Fryer research on police use of force? 2020-07-06T11:52:06.250

1 Why don't majors/governors order their state police to arrest unmarked federal agents? 2020-07-27T11:37:48.260

1 How does the release of George Floyd's death footage change the perception of his death? 2020-08-05T11:59:36.530

0 Has privately funded national policing ever been implemented? 2017-12-08T22:36:09.713

0 Can the US President implement restrictions on police unionization 2020-06-12T23:50:08.827