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

Despite the President's executive order, police are receiving as much hardware from the Pentagon as ever. ... That far exceeds the $418 million of equipment sent to police in FY 2015 (Oct. 1, 2014 ...

FACT SHEET: President Biden Signs Executive Order ...

Through this executive order, the federal government will transform its portfolio of 300,000 buildings, fleet of 600,000 cars and trucks, and …

Law Enforcement Support Office - Wikipedia

President Obama signed Executive Order 13688 in May 2015 limiting and prohibiting certain types of equipment; On 28 August 2017, President Trump rolled back the Executive Order. Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the move at the Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) convention in Nashville, and said the president would do so by executive order.

Governor Lamont Signs Executive Order Modernizing Police ...

(HARTFORD, CT) – Governor Ned Lamont today announced that he has signed an executive order taking several actions to modernize police strategies and programs in Connecticut amid an ongoing national conversation on accountability and transparency in law enforcement strategies.. The governor's order: Bans the Connecticut State Police from using …

Executive Order Action #6: Military Equipment ...

On June 19, Mayor Ben Walsh issued the Syracuse Police Reform Executive Order and outlined in Action #6 called on the Syracuse Police Department to do the following: conduct a complete inventory of all equipment acquired through military surplus programs that are in possession of the Syracuse Police Department; establish policies and …

Obama orders review of police militarization | TheHill

Obama orders review of police militarization. President Obama on Friday took steps to curb a federal program that arms local police with surplus military equipment. Through an executive order, the ...

Trump Makes It Easier for Police to Get Military Equipment

These vehicles and thousands of other pieces of military surplus equipment have been shipped free to law enforcement agencies across the country after President Donald Trump, in an executive order...

Obama to issue executive order on "police militarization ...

A police department that uses any federal equipment to quell a riot, for example, will be required under the executive order to answer to the federal government. This represents an unwarranted ...

Executive Order on Securing the United States Bulk-Power ...

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 U.S.C. 1701 et seq.) (IEEPA), the National Emergencies Act (50 U.S.C. 1601 et seq.) (NEA), and section 301 of title 3, United States Code,. I, DONALD J. TRUMP, President of the United States of …

Executive order expands concealed carry for federal LE ...

Section 2 of the order demands the "removal" of "any undue obstacle preventing current or retired federal law enforcement officers from carrying a concealed firearm as allowed under the Law Enforcement Officers Safety Act of 2004." Read the full executive order here. NEXT: 5 ways LE leaders can streamline LEOSA policies

EXCLUSIVE: Biden Administration Announces Executive Order ...

President Joe Biden signed an Executive Order on Tuesday (Oct. 19) that seeks to begin the necessary work to address and eliminate the …

Executive Order No. 113, s. 1967 | Official Gazette of the ...

EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 113. ... It shall also be the purpose of inspection to determine the police equipment needed as well as the necessary fund requirements for an effective and efficient police service, Section 2. Authority to Inspect – Officers of the Philippine Constabulary, officials of the Police Commission and any other qualified police ...

Executive Order -- Federal Support for Local Law ...

EXECUTIVE ORDER - - - - - - - FEDERAL SUPPORT FOR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT EQUIPMENT ACQUISITION . By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, and in order to better coordinate Federal support for the acquisition of certain Federal equipment by State, local, and tribal law …

Why Trump Was Right to Reverse Obama's Policy on Military ...

The executive order the president will sign today will ensure that you can get the lifesaving gear that you need to do your job and send a strong message that we will not allow criminal activity ...

Trump Reauthorizes Military Equipment for Police - The New ...

Trump Reauthorizes Military Equipment for Police. by Joe Wolverton, II, J.D. August 29, 2017. By executive order issued under "the authority vested in [him] by the Constitution," Donald Trump ...

THE CITY OF NEW YORK FLEET MANAGEMENT MANUAL

Consistent with Executive Order 161 of 2012, New York City has undertaken an extensive program to modernize and consolidate its fleet operations citywide and at all agencies. This first NYC Fleet Management Manual (Fleet Manual) outlines the policies, rules and expectations for …

What you need to know about Executive Order 13688

By January 2015, propelled by review findings and increasing public concern regarding use of police force, the Obama administration announced Executive Order 13688.EO 13688 established the federal interagency Law Enforcement Equipment Working Group (LEEWG) to develop recommendations to improve federal support for the appropriate use, …

Trump finalizing executive order calling on police to use ...

President Trump said Thursday that his administration is working on an executive order that will encourage police to meet "professional standards" for the …

Attachment 1 - Executive Order 2020 10 Reimagining ...

Office of the Mayor | 600 Fourth Avenue, P.O. Box 94749, Seattle, WA 98124 | 206-684-4000 | seattle.gov/mayor Office of the Mayor City of Seattle Jenny A. Durkan, Mayor Executive Order 2020-10: Reimagining Policing and Community Safety in Seattle An Executive Order ordering City departments to support the citywide, community-led process to ...

Open Government - fdle.state.fl.us

Executive Order 11-03. Executive Order 11-72. Executive Order 11-211. Comprehensive Rule Review - Summary Letter. Comprehensive Rule Review - Summary Chart. Florida Has A Right to Know (Governor's Office) Rule Review Reports (Governor's Office) FY 18-19 Annual Regulatory Plan (ARP) FY 19-20 Annual Regulatory Plan (ARP)

Biden's AWOL Executive Order on Police Militarization ...

Biden was expected to bring back Obama-era restrictions governing the transfer of military equipment to police. Those restrictions were established by an Obama Executive Order (#13688) in January 2015 that was active until Trump repealed it with his own EO (#13809) in August 2017. Most of the items the Obama EO prohibited were prohibited ...

Local police push back against Lamont's military equipment ...

Local departments were excluded from the executive order but the CT Police Chief's Association has voluntarily agreed to stop taking …

Biden Targets Big Tech With Executive Order Urging M&A ...

President Biden is signing an executive order Friday urging federal agencies to more aggressively police conduct by Big Tech — including to …

McMaster issues executive order to fight supply chain ...

Published: Nov. 23, 2021 at 1:15 PM PST. COLUMBIA, S.C. (WMBF) – South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster issued an executive order on Tuesday to combat the supply chain crisis. The order suspends the ...

How Jeff Sessions Misrepresented the Trump Administration ...

The Trump administration made false assertions to justify an executive order expanding police forces' access to military equipment such as tanks and grenade launchers.

Obama Issues Executive Order on Military Equipment for Police

Addressing a lingering question from the Ferguson protests last year, President Barack Obama issued an executive order Friday to create a Law Enforcement Equipment Working Group to determine what military equipment should be available to state and local police. "The federal government must ensure that careful attention is paid to standardizing proc

How Trump's Executive Order 13768 is impacting law enforcement

Ever since President Trump signed Executive Order 13768, Enhancing Public Safety in the Interior of the United States, several local and state law enforcement officials around the country and the IACP have voiced opposing views.Shortly after EO 13768 was signed, the IACP issued a press release that 'strongly opposed' the use of local and state police to …

EXECUTIVE ORDER 13688

equipment. 1. EXECUTIVE ORDER 13688 On January 16, 2015, the President issued Executive Order No. 13688, "Federal Support for Local Law Enforcement Equipment Acquisition" (Executive Order or EO).9 The EO emphasizes the need