Video Contest: #WhyIFilmThePolice

UPDATE – January 09, 2014
To view and vote for your three favorite entries received for the #WhyIFilmThePolice video contest visit: The poll will end at midnight EST on January 19th.

UPDATE – December 29, 2014
Due to an error in the submission form that is now corrected, the video entry deadline has been extended one week to Wednesday, January 07, 2015 at midnight EST.

Contest Guidelines

  • videos should be one minute or less in length
  • videos should include “#WhyIFilmThePolice” in the title
  • the deadline is Wednesday, December 31, January 07, 2015 at midnight EST
  • just one entry per person – if multiple entries from the same person are received, only the first entry will be considered
  • on January 02, 09, 2015 all videos received (that meet the contest guidelines given above) will be included on a single post published to (That link will be shared here once live.) Site visitors will be able to choose their three favorite video entries.
    • The poll will be set to disallow multiple votes from the same IP address, but please don’t attempt to be sneaky in that regard. Of course you are welcome to share the link and encourage those in your network to vote for your entry or those they think best.
  • on January 11, 19, 2015 at midnight EST the poll will close.
  • on January 14, 21, 2015 the three winners will be announced on Cop Block Radio. On or by that date, those three individuals will be emailed so that they can claim their prizes.


Each of the top three winners will receive:


#WhyIFilmThePolice Video Entry Form



Pete Eyre

Pete Eyre is co-founder of 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.