The Whack 'Em and Stack 'Em Mentality of American Cops
Killers on the Road
St. Clair, Jeffrey; Cockburn, Alexanderhttp://www.counterpunch.org/2013/12/13/the-whack-em-and-stack-em-mentality-of-american-cops/
Date Written: 13/12/2013
Year Published: 2013
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX15527
Killings by police are not a negligible proportion of the United States' firearms death toll. The public apprehension that cops are often borderline psychotic, hair-trigger-ready to open fire on the slightest pretext, virtually immune from serious sanction, is growing apace, fueled by such incidents as the dog slaughter on an interstate.