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#95 Why Militarizing Police Is a Bad Idea (reprise) — CRIMINAL (IN)JUSTICE
Since the creation of the first SWAT teams in the 1960s, militarized police units have multiplied. SWAT teams can rescue hostages or handle emergencies – but are they used that way? Do they increase public safety? And what’s the impact on the public, and on officers?