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Another stellar performance by 911 operator.

Discussion in 'General Gun Discussions' started by Sato Ord, Apr 11, 2008.

  1. Sato Ord

    Sato Ord Well-Known Member

  2. dcoop

    dcoop Well-Known Member

    Disgusting. I hope they really get hit hard in their wallets. Maybe that will make them realize more training is needed.

    It also makes me realize that you cannot always rely on the police for protection. I feel much more at ease knowing my wife can defend herself if need be.

    My heart also go out to the womans family.
  3. Samuel Adams

    Samuel Adams Well-Known Member

    I'll make sure that my crew at the 911 center in which I work reads this.
  4. Old Sarge

    Old Sarge Well-Known Member

    Hitting them in the wallet is not good enough. Should replace the whole darned crew, and make sure the report is in their personnel records.
  5. bensdad

    bensdad Well-Known Member

    LE has no duty to protect an individual. I wonder if this precedent applies to LE support personnel.
  6. Flyfishtom

    Flyfishtom Active Member

    Another reason not to let government run your health care.
  7. Deanimator

    Deanimator Well-Known Member

    That should say "ever" not "always".

    The police may WANT to "protect" you, but in virtually every immediate circumstance they lack the ABILITY, and in almost every case the DUTY.

    Be prepared to protect yourself from the immediate threat of deadly force, or accept not being protected AT ALL.
  8. Grizfire

    Grizfire Well-Known Member

    why CCW...because police are minutes away....No, because police might not come at all.:barf:
  9. Deanimator

    Deanimator Well-Known Member

    Or they might come and drive right by without checking. It's happened; in fact in one of the cases that decided that police have no duty to protect individuals.

    If you think the police are going to or even CAN protect you as an individual, you might was well put a gun in your own mouth.
  10. Mainsail

    Mainsail Well-Known Member

    I don't know what to say either, since all I see is a blind link that may or not be safe to follow.
  11. 41magsnub

    41magsnub Well-Known Member

    If you take half a second to examine the link you will see it goes to a known news site, chill out. Guess you know enough to be paranoid but not enough to know what to be paranoid about.

    Pretty poor 911 performance, I agree.

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