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Quotes

The following is a partial list of quotes we intend to publish, both good and bad. In the very near future, CorruptionByCops.com will present hundreds for your consideration.

  • There’s only two people in your life you should lie to… the police and your girlfriend. – Jack Nicholson
  • We have a lot of people that are oppressed. We have a lot of people that aren’t treated equally, aren’t given equal opportunities. Police brutality is a huge thing that needs to be addressed. There are a lot of issues that need to be talked about, need to be brought to life, and we need to fix those. – Colin Kaepernick
  • “If the government becomes a lawbreaker it breeds contempt for law; it invites every man to become a law unto himself; it invites anarchy.” – Brandeis
  • Nobody trusts anyone in authority today. It is one of the main features of our age. Wherever you look, there are lying politicians, crooked bankers, corrupt police officers, cheating journalists and double-dealing media barons, sinister children’s entertainers, rotten and greedy energy companies, and out-of-control security services. Adam Curtis
  • The corruption in reporting starts very early. It’s like the police reporting on the police. Julian Assange
  • “If you want to make the police uncomfortable, all you need to do is ask this question: How many complaints does police internal affairs receive annually and how many complaints does it actually uphold?” ― Steven Magee
  • “Police not enforcing laws results in a high crime rate that is formally reported as a low crime rate in police statistics.” ― Steven Magee
  • “No amount of community policing will cause the common people to accept a known corrupt police department.” ― Steven Magee
  • “There is no shortage of despicable law enforcement departments in the USA.”
    ― Steven Magee
  • “The Democratic Party would like to be re-elected so that they can continue to uphold almost no Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) whistle-blower complaints, enforce hardly any police internal affairs allegations, and corrupt corporations with lobbyists can continue operating outside of the law.”
    ― Steven Magee
  • “Police officers are among the most corrupt people that I have encountered in life.” ― Steven Magee
  • “You know that when a police officer refuses to produce formal identification on request, they are probably engaging in some form of corruption.” ― Steven Magee
  • “Surrender is no guarantee that an armed police officer will not shoot you.” ― Steven Magee
  • “If you have bought the law enforcement department, then you have done nothing wrong when you willfully break multiple laws.” ― Steven Magee
  • “While police officers who blatantly shaft the common people believe that they are God, they are the Devil to those that they wrong.” ― Steven Magee
  • “Beware of the armed and dangerous police blue brotherhood.” ― Steven Magee
  • “The police are often as corrupt as the corporate government that employs them.” ― Steven Magee
  • “Never trust an armed police officer.” ― Steven Magee
  • Let me be clear: as I have said repeatedly, I do not believe that all police officers are bad, nor do I believe that most are bad. But there must be a transparent, impartial and fair system to judge those that engage in criminal or unethical acts. – Al Sharpton
  • I’ve never had a problem with drugs. I’ve had problems with the police. – Keith Richards
  • Wrongful convictions happen every week in every state in this country. And they happen for all the same reasons. Sloppy police work. Eyewitness identification is the most – is the worst type almost. Because it’s wrong about half the time. Think about that. – John Grisham
  • “When you realize that incompetent police officers are harassing you, you need to call 911 and demand that a police supervisor be immediately dispatched to the scene. In the mean time you need to be video recording everything, as police officers are known for their blatant lies and fabrications.” ― Steven Magee
  • Police work in major cities – and New York is no exception – has always been vulnerable to corruption. Teddy Roosevelt built his career on it. – Don Winslow
  • “When it is a law abiding common person versus the police internal affairs regarding a corrupt or incompetent police officer, the statistics show that it is the common person that most frequently loses.”  ― Steven Magee
  • “Police internal affairs is amongst the most corrupt departments that you will find in governments.” ― Steven Magee
  • “The police have lost sight of the fact that they are public servants.” ― Steven Magee
  • “In the era of angry and aggressive policing, it is an honorable service to your fellow civilians to video record police officers interactions with the common people.” ― Steven Magee
  • Let me be clear – no one is above the law. Not a politician, not a priest, not a criminal, not a police officer. We are all accountable for our actions. – Antonio Villaraigosa
  • Let me be clear: as I have said repeatedly, I do not believe that all police officers are bad, nor do I believe that most are bad. But there must be a transparent, impartial and fair system to judge those that engage in criminal or unethical acts. – Al Sharpton
  • The police must obey the law while enforcing the law. – Earl Warren
  • We must always remember that the police are recruited from the criminal classes. – Gore Vidal
  • “Until the police internal affairs system starts prosecuting and firing a substantial number of corrupt and incompetent police officers, I will not be lighting it up blue!”
    ― Steven Magee
  • “Corporate media rarely reports the fact that police internal affairs uphold hardly any complaints from the masses.” ― Steven Magee
  • “It is the common people’s duty to police the police.” ― Steven Magee
  • “Corrupt and incompetent police officers have a long history of being protected by their colleagues, police internal affairs and the government.” ― Steven Magee
  • I looked into corruption in Afghanistan through a work called ‘Payback’ and impersonated a police officer, set up a fake checkpoint on the street in Kabul and stopped cars, but instead of asking them for a bribe, offered them money and apologized on behalf of the Kabul Police Department. – Aman Mojadidi
  • However low a man sinks he never reaches the level of the police. – Quentin Crisp
  • People view the police not as allies, but as antagonists, and think of them not with respect or gratitude, but with suspicion and distrust. – James Comey
  • Police brutality is definitely still very alive and active. – Algee Smith
  • There is not one single police officer in America that I am not afraid of and not one that I would trust to tell the truth or obey the laws they are sworn to uphold. I do not believe they protect me in any way. – Henry Rollins
  • “This country belongs to the people and whenever they shall grow weary of their government they can exercise their constitutional right to amend it, or revolutionary right to dismember it or overthrow it.” — Abraham Lincoln
  • “It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong.” — Voltaire
  • “It is hard to imagine a more stupid or more dangerous way of making decisions than by putting those decisions in the hands of people who pay no price for being wrong.” — Thomas Sowell
  • “When a man assumes a public trust, he should consider himself as public property.” — Thomas Jefferson
  • “There will never be a really free and enlightened State until the State comes to recognize the individual as a higher and independent power, from which all its own power and authority are derived, and treats him accordingly.” — Henry David Thoreau