UCOPS Press Releases

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The Michael Bennett Incident

San Francisco, CA:  No one should speculate or jump to premature conclusions about the incident that occurred involving Michael Bennett and the Las Vegas...
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Training is Key to Military Equipment

San Francisco, CA:  The United Coalition of Public Safety (UCOPS) is supportive of lifting the limits on providing surplus military gear to law enforcement departments...
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Police Group Calls Foul on Extremists Using “Thin Blue Line”

San Francisco, CA:  The “Thin Blue Line” represents the unwavering commitment of law enforcement to ensure peace and safety as we serve our diverse...
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Night of Mass Police Shootings Showcases Dangers of Policing

San Francisco, CA:  A night of multiple police shootings in Florida and Pennsylvania should remind every American of the dangers police face each day...


Cops Speak Out Against Use of “Thin Blue Line” by Hate Groups

PUBSECALLIANCE – August 31, 2017

“Whether they’re neo-Nazis, white supremacists, the KKK, anti-Semites, or Antifa, we repudiate their beliefs and their tactics.” — Craig Lally, President, Los Angeles Police Protective League

By Brianna Dunn, PubSecAlliance


LA police unions slam hate groups' use of 'thin blue line' symbols

LOS ANGELES DAILY NEWS  – August 30, 2017

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Police officers and sheriff’s deputies are making known their opposition to hate groups’s use of “thin blue line” flags and other symbolism for their agendas of racism and intolerance.