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Now The Police Are Using Fear

03 Nov

Here is a Police officers association showing you their true feelings about what their function is in our society. People that think like this are all about enforcement and not service.

Controversial T-shirts puts Twin Rivers Police Department in the spotlight again

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T-shirts sold by the Twin Rivers Police Officers Association have this message: “U raise ’em, we cage ’em,” surrounding a picture of a young child behind bars.
On Monday, community leaders and child advocates said the T-shirts are highly offensive and could validate feelings of mistrust for the Twin Rivers’ school police force. The agency has been under intense scrutiny over complaints it has overstepped its authority.
“There is nowhere on the planet where it is OK to wear a shirt like this,” said Ed Howard, senior counsel for the University of San Diego’s Children’s Advocacy Institute, after seeing the image of the shirt.
The quote and picture is on the back of the shirt. The Twin Rivers Police Officers Association logo is on the front.
Twin Rivers police union President Arlin Kocher, an officer in the department, said the union came up with the shirts in 2009 to raise funds for the families of fallen officers. Fewer than 30 shirts were ordered; most were sold for $12 to Twin Rivers union members, Kocher said.
He now calls the shirts a mistake.

Read more: http://www.sacbee.com/2011/10/31/4020683/controversial-t-shirts-puts-twin.html#ixzz1cgTHjKvJ

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Posted by on November 3, 2011 in Uncategorized

 

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