More Civil, Less Disobedient?

Protesters planning to demonstrate during President Bush’s visit to Santa Fe this weekend can make a reservation with Santa Fe police ahead of time for their arrest.

“Should a person choose to be arrested in order to make their statement, we can arrange that upfront,” said Police Chief Beverly Lennen.

By reserving arrest times, Lennen believes people can avoid getting hurt because authorities won’t be caught off guard. Santa Fe New Mexican [via dangerousmeta]