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    Suspect shot in California.

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L615IWsHJMs]Suspect with Crowbar Shot Outside Carls Jr - Monterey Park,CA - YouTube[/ame]

    The only people who think this cop was not justified are the ignorant ones...."He could have shot him in the leg." Could he have? Really? Put yourself in that situation and tell me if you can execute a shot to the leg, let alone even be able to think about anything at all. The only thing that matters is training, muscle memory, and reaction. That cop reacted alright.

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    Re: Suspect shot in California.

    Over/ Under for how many post before a move to the cave.

    I'll start at 12 or so



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    Re: Suspect shot in California.

    Quote Originally Posted by Clones21 View Post
    Suspect with Crowbar Shot Outside Carls Jr - Monterey Park,CA - YouTube

    The only people who think this cop was not justified are the ignorant ones...."He could have shot him in the leg." Could he have? Really? Put yourself in that situation and tell me if you can execute a shot to the leg, let alone even be able to think about anything at all. The only thing that matters is training, muscle memory, and reaction. That cop reacted alright.

    Go men in blue.
    What sickens me is the kids laughing about the whole situation.



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    Quote Originally Posted by SpokaneCY View Post
    What sickens me is the kids laughing about the whole situation.
    Yeah the kids laughing is pretty wrong.


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    Re: Suspect shot in California.

    lol. dont bring a pipe to a gunfight



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    Re: Suspect shot in California.

    looks like cop #1 wasn't getting his gun out fast enough.



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    Re: Suspect shot in California.

    They could have at least rolled down their window to record.


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    Re: Suspect shot in California.

    I wouldnt say shouldve shot him in the leg (if you're going to pull the trigger, you better mean it)... and its a pretty crappy quality video... but that many shots seems excessive.

    Cant fault them actually shooting him though. They appeared to try everything less and he was raising his weapon. He left them no choice but to escalate.


    Last edited by alarson; 01-25-2012 at 09:39 PM.

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    Re: Suspect shot in California.

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedave25 View Post
    They could have at least rolled down their window to record.



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    Re: Suspect shot in California.

    wow 10 shots. seems excessive. should have let the dog on him.



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    Re: Suspect shot in California.

    Looked legit to me. He was protecting life or limb.



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    Re: Suspect shot in California.

    Nothing wrong there the suspect raised his weapon in the direction of the officer.



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    Re: Suspect shot in California.

    1. I think he probably deserved it.
    2. I think 10 shots may have been to much.
    3. The dog could have probably made him surrender.



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    Re: Suspect shot in California.

    1. Warning to stop advancing

    2. Pepper sprayed to warn again

    3. Made a quick movement in direction of officer with the weapon

    4. Other officer shot to protect his colleague (officer could have stopped when he paused after shot ~5)

    Yep, seems like he was given multiple chances to make the correct choice.




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    Re: Suspect shot in California.

    Quote Originally Posted by JP4CY View Post
    1. I think he probably deserved it.
    2. I think 10 shots may have been to much.
    3. The dog could have probably made him surrender.
    Taser and guns drawn didn't seem to have much effect, not sure the dog would have either. Not letting the dog get whacked just like I'm not letting that cop get whacked. Shoot the punk that won't listen.


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