National Special Security Event

  • Trump’s FEMA to Train Local Police for “Field Force” Crackdowns; Inauguration NSSE Nears

    November 16, 2016
    Unicorn Riot has obtained a federal training manual, Field Force Operations, from the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s Center for Domestic Preparedness (CDP). The federal government uses this document to train local law enforcement in techniques for quelling protests. It was acquired during our reporting on…...
  • RNC Day 1 – Hundreds March Against Trump & Poverty

    July 20, 2016
    Cleveland, OH – Day one of the Republican National Convention in downtown Cleveland was filled with thousands more police than protesters. Two separate protests amassed in rallies attended by hundreds that then marched through the streets chanting against Trump. The first planned march started with…...
  • New Cleveland RNC Police & Military Docs: FEMA Base to Setup at NASA

    June 20, 2016
    A trove of new documents exposes how Cleveland’s impending Republican National Convention will subject the public to a massive domestic military operation. Following decades of planning and millions of dollars spent, the RNC this July will amass into an unprecedented security state, constricting the constitutional…...
  • NSSE’s Feed Millions of Dollars Toward Militarization of Police Across American Cities

    April 10, 2016
    On April 8th, 2016, the City of Cleveland received a $49-million dollar federal grant from the Department of Justice for security surrounding the upcoming Republican National Convention (RNC). The City of Cleveland was able to receive this grant because the RNC is considered a National…...