A that appears on the album Straight Outta Compton as well as on the N. A's Greatest Hits compilation. Written shortly after the group was harassed by the Torrance Police Department ,   the lyrics protest police brutality and racial profiling and the song was ranked number on Rolling Stone ' s list of the Greatest Songs of All Time. Since its release in , the "Fuck the Police" slogan continues to influence pop culture today in the form of T-shirts, artwork, political expression, and has transitioned into other genres as seen in the cover versions by Bone Thugs-n-Harmony , Dope , Rage Against the Machine , and Kottonmouth Kings featuring Insane Clown Posse. Dre as a judge hearing a prosecution of the police department. Through the lyrics, the rappers criticize the local police force.
Right about now NWA court is in full effect. Judge Dre presiding in the case of NWA versus the police department. Order order order. Ice Cube take the muthafuckin stand. Do you swear to tell the truth the whole truth and nothin but the truth so help your black ass?