FREE e-Newsletter
Important News - Hot Topics
Get them Now!

Compression Tactical Bra - Cheata Tactical
Patented technology is designed to provide the stability of 2-3 sports bras,...

Top News

Video: Los Angeles, Philly Police Unions Join Boycott of Tarantino Films

October 29, 2015  | 

VIDEO: Los Angeles, Philly Police Unions Join Boycott of Tarantino Films

The Los Angeles police union and the Philadelphia police union have joined the NYPD union in a boycott of the films of Quentin Tarantino in response to the director referring to "murder" in connection with police use of force at a New York rally over the weekend.

“If you believe there's murder going on then you need to rise up and stand up against it. I'm here to say I'm on the side of the murdered,” Tarantino said.

“There is no place for inflammatory rhetoric that makes police officers even bigger targets than we already are,” Los Angeles Police Protective League President Craig Lally said in a statement.

“Tarantino has shown through his actions that he is anti-police,” John McNesby, president of Philadelphia Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 5, said in a statement. “Mr. Tarantino has made a good living through his films, projecting into society at large violence and respect for criminals; he it turns out also hates cops.”

New York Police Commissioner Bill Bratton, former chief of the LAPD, on Monday said in a radio interview that there were “no words to describe the contempt I have” for Tarantino, KTLA TV reports.

Comments (4)

Displaying 1 - 4 of 4

kevCopAz @ 10/29/2015 3:32 PM

Now let LAPD and LASO and ALL officers in that area refuse to work on any movie sites or security for this anti cop director and see if he can make any movies without murders protecting him.

Bob@Az. @ 10/29/2015 10:25 PM

Well, there goes another Hollywood pos onto my delete list. Hope him and sean penn are happy together. We all need to start boycotting these assh*les who make millions from movies with LEOs as heroes and then slam them first chance they get. Blues, Stay Safe.

B.T. @ 10/30/2015 5:08 AM

Don't even give Tarantino an acknowledgement of his idiocy.

S.S. @ 10/30/2015 8:08 AM

This is something that stand behind. Don't go watch his movies. It's not the money, but he thinks that it's a hip thing that he's doing for his so-called fans.

Join the Discussion

POLICE Magazine does not tolerate comments that include profanity, personal attacks or antisocial behavior (such as "spamming" or "trolling"). This and other inappropriate content or material will be removed. We reserve the right to block any user who violates this, including removing all content posted by that user.

Other Recent News

FBI Examining Border Patrol Agent's Death as a 'Potential Assault'
Those officials have said they believe Martinez and the second agent were bludgeoned,...
Video: Brazil MP Shoots Armed Robbers While Holding Baby
Sgt. Rafael Souza went to buy medicine with his wife and young son late Saturday afternoon...
PA Woman Charged With Lying About Sexual Assault by Trooper
Police say Cromer, who for months posted fliers and sought to publicize her cause, gave...
NYC Terror Suspect Indicted on Murder, Terror Charges
The man accused of driving a truck through a bike lane in downtown New York City on...
Video: SC Trooper Saves 3-Month-Old Who Stopped Breathing
A mother in the car started screaming that her 3-month-old had stopped breathing, says...

Get Your FREE Trial Issue and Win a Gift! Subscribe Today!
Yes! Please rush me my FREE TRIAL ISSUE of POLICE magazine and FREE Officer Survival Guide with tips and tactics to help me safely get out of 10 different situations.

Just fill in the form to the right and click the button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.

If POLICE does not satisfy you, just write "cancel" on the invoice and send it back. You'll pay nothing, and the FREE issue is yours to keep. If you enjoy POLICE, pay only $25 for a full one-year subscription (12 issues in all). Enjoy a savings of nearly 60% off the cover price!

Offer valid in US only. Outside U.S., click here.
Police Magazine