The Police Have No Duty to Protect You: Joseph Lozito’s Story

“But we need the police to protect us!!” cry some people. Yet time and time again, as Joseph Lozito found out, courts have ruled that police have no duty to protect you. That’s right. Despite subsisting on money taken from their neighbors based on the claim of then providing the service of protection, police employees have no obligation to come to your aid. Instead, we can and should take care of ourselves and look after each other.

RELATED CONTENT

Submit Your Story
Click banner to submit a police story, tactic idea or any other police related content.


American Lock Style Baton Padlock w/ 2 Keys Locksport New NIB NOS picture

American Lock Style Baton Padlock w/ 2 Keys Locksport New NIB NOS

$15.65



USAF ABU DFLCS Expandable Baton Pouch MOLLE DF-LCS Flashlight Suppressor picture

USAF ABU DFLCS Expandable Baton Pouch MOLLE DF-LCS Flashlight Suppressor

$7.95



Abloy Style Baton Disc Detainer Lock w/ Key Locksport  picture

Abloy Style Baton Disc Detainer Lock w/ Key Locksport

$18.00



California Highway Patrol Baton Brackets picture

California Highway Patrol Baton Brackets

$25.00



2-USAF ABU DFLCS Pop Flare Pouch MOLLE DF-LCS Baton Flashlight Suppressor picture

2-USAF ABU DFLCS Pop Flare Pouch MOLLE DF-LCS Baton Flashlight Suppressor

$16.95



2019 Topps Stranger Things 2 Billy Hargrove Max Mayfield Interrogation f4k picture

2019 Topps Stranger Things 2 Billy Hargrove Max Mayfield Interrogation f4k

$1.35



NEW Funko Pop Billy Butcher The Boys The Seven Karl Urban IN STOCK Pop 977 picture

NEW Funko Pop Billy Butcher The Boys The Seven Karl Urban IN STOCK Pop 977

$21.79



USAF ABU DFLCS Pop Flare Pouch MOLLE DF-LCS Baton Flashlight Suppressor Large  picture

USAF ABU DFLCS Pop Flare Pouch MOLLE DF-LCS Baton Flashlight Suppressor Large

$13.99



1985 Garbage Pail Kids Unopened Pack (1)Topps Uk 1985 Series 1  Nice picture

1985 Garbage Pail Kids Unopened Pack (1)Topps Uk 1985 Series 1 Nice

$27.22



Eagle Baton picture

Eagle Baton

$44.99



Pete Eyre

Pete Eyre is co-founder of CopBlock.org. As an advocate of peaceful, consensual interactions, he seeks to inject a message of complete liberty and self-government into the conversation of police accountability. Eyre went to undergrad and grad school for law enforcement, then spent time in DC as an intern at the Cato Institute, a Koch Fellow at the Drug Policy Alliance, Directer of Campus Outreach at the Institute for Humane Studies, Crasher-in-Chief at Bureaucrash, and as a contractor for the Future of Freedom Foundation. In 2009 he left the belly of the beast and hit the road with Motorhome Diaries and later co-founded Liberty On Tour. He spent time in New Hampshire home, and was involved with Free Keene, the Free State Project and The Daily Decrypt.