Chicago Cops Buy Sound Cannon "To Provide Protesters With Public Safety Messages"Chris | InformationLiberation
May. 15, 2012
Eminem 'Extremely Angry' Trump Ignored Him: 'I Feel Like He's Not Paying Attention To Me!'
MSNBC's Kasie Hunt Apologizes For Saying Rand Paul Assault Is 'One Of My Favorite Stories'
'Problematic' Makeup Removing App 'MakeApp' Causes Mass Triggering
HATE HOAX: 'Non-White' Student Behind Racist Graffiti At Missouri High School
MAGA Hat Thief Edith Macias Faces Up to One Year in Jail After DA Files Charge
Chicago cops want to make sure they're communicating clear "public safety messages" with the folks congregating to protest the upcoming NATO summit, that's why they've just spent hundreds of thousands of dollars on an LRAD sound cannon.
This week, Occupy Chicago welcomes allies from around the country and the world as they descend on the Windy City to protest the weekend’s NATO summit. The Chicago Police Department is ready: Not only has the city passed strict new protest ordinances, but it’s been stockpiling serious riot gear in anticipation of conflict with the protesters.You can see this weapon, er, "public safety communication device," used on protesters in Pittsburgh below. Note, you might want to turn down your speakers.