Today in Naperville, IL the police forced a resident to have a smart meter installed on her house against her wishes. [See video below] Why is the city of Naperville using police to force residents to install these meters against the wishes of the home owners? This is especially egregious given there is an ongoing Federal lawsuit against the smart meters.
Malia “Kim” Bendis of the 2200 block of Mercer Court was charged with two misdemeanors — attempted eavesdropping and resisting a peace officer.
Jennifer Stahl of the 1400 block of Westglen Drive, received two ordinance violation citations — interfering with a police officer and preventing access to customer premises.
Stahl, who was released from custody about 4:30 p.m., said when she refused the smart meter, installers accompanied by police cut the bicycle lock she had placed on her fence and entered her backyard. She then stood in front of her electric meter and refused to move.
“It was forced on my house today,” she said. “It was really a violation. I violated something, but I’ve been violated too so I guess we’re now in a society of violating one another
This single mom with a chronically ill child is forced to watch helplessly as UPA installers hop her locked fence. An armed police escort accompanies the installers. Homeowner is fearful of her child’s health and safety.