Originally Posted by Gallium
Policing is very local, and has it's own sub-culture, which is often parallel to the locality where officers serve.
A street (traffic, etc) cop in Irving, TX or Vail, CO or Douglas, GA is going to be a different beast than a cop from Stamford, CT/ Larchmont, NY, Great Neck, NY, Garden City, NJ or anywhere in NYC.
The point is that we cannot count on the police to protect us. This is why we need certain types of weapons for protection.
The things that will destroy America are prosperity-at-any-price, peace-at-any-price, safety-first instead of duty-first, the love of soft living, and the get-rich-quick theory of life. T. Roosevelt
Last edited by writwing; 12-27-2012 at 13:57..