Tampa police to give RNC protestors sheet of tips from ACLU
"If detained, ask what crime you are suspected of. You may remind officers that taking photos is a right and does not constitute suspicion."No surprise, the tip comes from the American Civil Liberties Union of Florida.Perhaps less predictable is who printed it up with plans to hand it out: the Tampa Police Department.Police included five such tips on a guide they plan to hand to RNC demonstrators.
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With input from the ACLU, it also includes "tips to stay safe." They include:• "Always obey an officer's lawful orders. You may refuse to answer questions, but you must identify yourself."• "Always remain polite. Never resist."• "Ask, 'Am I free to go?'