Jose Vela on Dallas Cop Block & Policing the Police

Jose Vela took some time when at the 2nd Annual Police Accountability Summit to share with us his motivations for founding Dallas Cop Block, a few anecdotal stories from his time patrolling, and some tactics and resources he finds informative. Vela concludes by encouraging viewers to not wait until something negative happens to them, but to be proactive, and to get involved today.

I was excited to meet Vela – I’ve really appreciated his positive demeanor, entrepreneurialism, and ongoing efforts to help keep his community safe.

Connect with Jose Vela & Dallas Cop Block

Dallas Cop Block – Facebook / YouTube / dallascopblock@gmail.com

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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.