And I, for one, do not want to live in a country that is a "police state" for some, and not for others.
During the manhunt, Boston turned into a police state with absolutely no resistance from the residents.
The police state system that propped up dictators from Algiers to Islamabad for decades was unsustainable.
Saleh has allowed parliamentary elections, but the regime is a police state, just a weak one.
If there was violence, and then violence back, you have to blame the police state.
I don't think you can get absolute security without almost establishing a police state, and we don't want that.
Since this is a police state the only way to get them out is through violence.
You expect a responsible government to be in control after the removal of the police state.
During the time of readjustment after Joseph Stalin's death in 1953, Bulgaria's police state period gradually came to a close.
He had been prepared for a police state, tight security controls, a repressed populace, and a growing air of unrest.
A nation whose rulers maintain order and obedience by the threat of police or military force; one with a brutal, arbitrary government.