Archives for


LRAD’s, steel batons and armored personnel carriers: Cleveland cops stocking up before GOP convention

Raw Story – by Tom Boggioni Anticipating massive demonstrations in the streets during the Republican National Convention in mid-July, Cleveland police authorities are using emergency funds to stock up on the latest in crowd control equipment — armoring themselves as if they are going to war. According to the Washington Post, Cleveland officials are using

Missouri Department of Transportation to use LRAD Sound Cannons on Speeding Drivers

System will shoot warning messages through drivers’ windshields The Missouri Department of Transportation revealed two newly acquired LRAD sound cannons this week, which will reportedly be used to target vehicles that speed in work zones. Coming in at $25,000 a piece, the Long-Range Acoustic Device, a sonic weapon best know for its use against protesters