Do You Know and Trust Your Neighborhood Watch Captain?

Mar 28, 2012 Full story: Patch.com

In light of the shooting of 17-year-old unarmed Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Fl., by a neighborhood watch captain in what he claimed was self-defense, national attention has been given to community safety and the relationships between the individual captains and their communities.

Full Story
Christian Peper

Saint Louis, MO

#1 Apr 5, 2012
These “Neighborhood Watch” groups are just an excuse for people to spy on each other. I have seen want-to-be cops using these groups because they want power over their neighbors or to promote their “morality” by reporting gays, swingers, and pot smokers as potential terrorists. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS)“see something, say something” program encourages people to spy on their neighbors.

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Atherton Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
Moderators why have i been shadow banned? (Jun '14) 17 hr Fracking Doodooda 4
My Teen Verbally Abuses Me (Feb '09) Thu tera 112
Caltrain accident Wed Mary J 1
Local painter records wedding memories on canvas (Mar '09) Feb 23 calebhart54 3
City Blows the Whistle on High-Speed Trains Feb 20 CTYKE 1
5-Year-Old Dies In Freak Horse Riding Accident (Oct '08) Feb 16 Unbelievable 94
does anyone need a good dog walker (May '07) Feb 12 wahid 45

Atherton News Video

Atherton Dating
Find my Match
More from around the web

Atherton People Search

Addresses and phone numbers for FREE

Personal Finance

Mortgages [ See current mortgage rates ]

NFL Latest News

Updated 8:35 pm PST

Bleacher Report 8:35PM
Why CB Is San Francisco's Top Non-WR Draft Need
Bleacher Report 9:18 PM
San Francisco 49ers: Should They Sign Reggie Bush?
Bleacher Report11:48 PM
Oakland Raiders Must Cut MJD, Bring Back Darren McFadden
Bleacher Report 9:56 AM
Raiders Must Create Recreate DL by Adding Suh, Hardy
Bleacher Report 4:03 PM
Why Combine Standout Jalen Collins Is an Ideal Fit for 49ers' Secondary