Code Enforcement Robs Local Business Owner

A man was operating a fruit cart on a busy intersection in San Bernardino, CA. Three code enforcement officers were there as well. Unfortunately, they were not patronizing this local business, but instead were caught on camera using force to shut it down. When the cameraman asked why they were taking the fruit instead of going after bad people they answered, “There is a right way to do things.” As if to insinuate that voluntary interactions without the permission of the government were somehow “wrong.”

Code enforcement is nothing more than extortion. You are paying them to keep them from messing with you. If you pay off the permit, the states henchmen will leave you alone. If you choose to disregard their attempts to gain your consent in their racket, they use force against you in order to shut you down. Its classism, and its wrong.

You have the right to operate a business, and interact voluntarily with others in a manner that’s mutually benefits you both. Anyone trying to interfere in that transaction by claiming you don’t have the permission of a gang of thugs, is furthering a criminal agenda.

I talked to the man who shot the video. He’s not a regular cop blocker but this made him angry. When I asked him why he chose to start filming he had this to say:

I was mad about the fact that they were harassing the poor guy when he was just trying to make a living to support his family, and for them just to come and take his fruit away isn’t right.  They could have just told him to go home or something, but to take his fruit away and laugh about it isn’t right.

This is definitely one of the top 5 jobs you don’t want your friends seeing you do, so let’s make these heroes famous. Please, share this video. If you are available please call or email the code enforcement office and voice your discontent with their employees actions.

click banner above to connect with a CopBlock Group near you
click banner above to connect with a CopBlock Group near you

 


UNITED KINGDOM  / READING POLICE /  BOBBY HAT SHIELD picture

UNITED KINGDOM / READING POLICE / BOBBY HAT SHIELD

$18.99



NEW YORK STATE POLICE CIRCLE HAT VEST STYLE PATCH NY c  picture

NEW YORK STATE POLICE CIRCLE HAT VEST STYLE PATCH NY c

$3.99



Police Christmas Ornament-Ceramic Hat, Megaphone, Club, Gun/Holster, Walkie picture

Police Christmas Ornament-Ceramic Hat, Megaphone, Club, Gun/Holster, Walkie

$8.00



Michigan State Police Fatigue Cap, 30% Wool, NEW to Spec. picture

Michigan State Police Fatigue Cap, 30% Wool, NEW to Spec.

$17.00



Helikon-Tex BALACLAVA Tactical Army Airsoft Security Military hat Police Combat picture

Helikon-Tex BALACLAVA Tactical Army Airsoft Security Military hat Police Combat

$8.49



CHICAGO POLICE EMBROIDERED KNIT HAT picture

CHICAGO POLICE EMBROIDERED KNIT HAT

$12.95



Military Police U.S. Army MP Hat Pin 7/8

Military Police U.S. Army MP Hat Pin 7/8"

$4.50



Vintage Military Police Hat lot picture

Vintage Military Police Hat lot

$15.99



Punisher Blue Line Cuffed Knit Hat-11075 picture

Punisher Blue Line Cuffed Knit Hat-11075

$14.99



Police Baseball Cap Hat Law Enforcement Navy Blue Adjustable Mens One Size picture

Police Baseball Cap Hat Law Enforcement Navy Blue Adjustable Mens One Size

$15.16



Brian Sumner

is an Activist, Journalist and Photographer from the Fresno area who has taken a special interest in the "Police State". He facilitates a watchdog group called the Fresno Liberty Movement, advocates filming the police and alternatives to state controlled protection services. He also served in the U.S Army from Oct. 08' thru Mar. 12' with a tour in Iraq in 2010. Most recently he participated in the CopBlock Network's #MACtour Check out more of my writing at: The Fresno People's Media & BrianDavidSumner.com Follow me on Social media: Facebook YouTube