Posse Comitatus Act of 1878

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The Posse Comitatus Act of 1878  forbids the use of military force against American citizens. But the police in America today have become increasingly militarized, equipped now with “shock and awe” military-style weapons. The FBI admits to using drones over America and in 2010 the Department of Homeland Security announced that it plans to use armed drones inside America’s borders to "immobilize" Targets of Interest.