Vernon Herron Cautions Against the Use of Military Equipment during Civilian Protests

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From the Baltimore Sunhttp://articles.baltimoresun.com/2014-08-28/news/bs-ed-police-20140828_1_new-equipment-police-use-police-cruisers

CHHS Senior Policy Analyst Vernon Herron wrote a Letter to the Editor that was published in the Baltimore Sun. Herron criticizes the use of military grade weaponry in response to protests in Ferguson, MO and encourages police forces to develop guidelines for use of military style equipment acquired after the attacks of September 11, 2001.

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