02 Feb '13, 6pm

Georgia police acquired $200 million worth of #Military grade vehicles and weapons through #DoD @joerogan @d_seaman

Some 600 police departments and sheriff’s offices in Georgia have joined the many law enforcement agencies nationwide using military-grade equipment, once again raising concerns around local law enforcement’s need for such heavy duty weaponry. As I reported in 2011, the Pentagon gives away military equipment to law enforcement agencies under the 1033 program in addition to military robots provided by the Department of Defense , police use of armored surveillance vehicles provided for nearly nothing by corporations, law enforcement use of tanks and armored personnel carriers and drones . According to Georgia’s Department of Public Safety, the military equipment and weaponry owned by law enforcement agencies in the state is worth some $200 million, some of which is possessed by tiny departments with less than 20 officers. In an attempt to justify this militarization, Bloomin...

Full article: http://www.blacklistednews.com/_Georgia_police_acquired_%...

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DOD, VA to Speed Integration of Health Records

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defense.gov 06 Feb '13, 1am

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