Fake Street Signs Rip Police After High-Profile Shooting Deaths in Minn.

@claudepeck via Twitter screenshot
@claudepeck via Twitter screenshot

The people have spoken and continue to speak in new and innovative ways. At least two illegal street signs with the message, “Warning: Twin Cities police easily startled,” were posted Sunday in Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minn., showing an international symbol for a police officer shooting his weapon in random and dangerous directions.


The signs—which are also popping up all over social media—are ostensibly in response to the recent police shooting death of Justine Damond by Minneapolis Police Officer Mohamed Noor and perhaps referencing the fatal police shooting of Philando Castile in Minnesota in July 2016.


They have been taken down by each of the cities, according to the Minneapolis Star Tribune.

Frankly, I ain’t mad.

Read more at the Minneapolis Star Tribune.

Ms. Bronner Helm is the Senior Editorial Director at Colorlines. Mouthy Black Girl. Rosalynn Carter Mental Health Fellow. Shea Butter Feminist. Virgo Sun, Aries Moon.

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