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Old 03-20-2013, 07:48   #1
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CO DOC executive director shot & killed at home

http://www.9news.com/news/article/32...t-on-the-loose

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Be careful. Not just at work -- that goes without saying. Be careful 24/7. Apparently it is open season on corrections personnel.
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Old 03-20-2013, 08:36   #2
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Rest in Peace, Brother.......As mentioned, Always be prepared......Nuff said...
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Old 03-20-2013, 08:49   #3
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RIP. Always be careful. You know copycats are going to be thinking "hmmm..."
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Old 03-20-2013, 10:59   #4
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Reuters spun it as somehow tied into the about to be signed gun legislation . . .
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Does CO allow its CO's to carry off duty without a permit?
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Old 03-20-2013, 12:21   #6
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Jesus...now we have to start answering the door at concealed ready?!


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Old 03-20-2013, 15:07   #7
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Who does not answer the door with a gun in their hand out of sight? You think I can remember the face of everyone I have arrested over the last 38 years or their relatives or friends or gang members? It is a wonder things like this don't happen more often. Most of the bad guys would love to do something like this, they just don't have the cojones. I have dealt with people who I knew would kill an officer in a heart beat if they got the chance. Let this be a wake up call. Just because you are not in the trenches does not mean you are safe. Directors, Chiefs, Sheriffs, you don't have immunity from attack.
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Who does not answer the door with a gun in their hand out of sight? You think I can remember the face of everyone I have arrested over the last 38 years or their relatives or friends or gang members? It is a wonder things like this don't happen more often. Most of the bad guys would love to do something like this, they just don't have the cojones. I have dealt with people who I knew would kill an officer in a heart beat if they got the chance. Let this be a wake up call. Just because you are not in the trenches does not mean you are safe. Directors, Chiefs, Sheriffs, you don't have immunity from attack.
Exactly right. What LEO doesn't consider that the person ringing his door bell might be there for the wrong reason?

RIP, but what a wake up call for officers in condition white at home.
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Old 03-20-2013, 15:30   #9
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Not just LE...if its not someone expected you should answer with a piece out of sight....if you answer at all.

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Old 03-20-2013, 16:01   #10
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IMO if your a LEO thats not a bad idea...I seldom actually answer the door as in hear a knock and just open it I go to a window first to see who it is if i dont know them I ask why they are here(through the window) if they dont give a good answer they get asked to leave.
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Old 03-20-2013, 16:08   #11
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Parole can but they are POST certified.

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Dang. RIP.

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Old 03-20-2013, 16:28   #13
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Really sad story......
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We talked about this at our morning meeting. I'd figure most likely it was a former employee than an inmate. Inmates would tend to go after somebody closer to them, like an officer or warden. However, I could be wrong.
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Old 03-20-2013, 16:41   #15
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That's horrible. If his murder is related to his job (ie. a hit) I hope the police smoke the scumbags butt, like police did with dorner.
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We talked about this at our morning meeting. I'd figure most likely it was a former employee than an inmate. Inmates would tend to go after somebody closer to them, like an officer or warden. However, I could be wrong.
If it is related to his employment, I would 100% agree.

The only way I could see someone that high up having a "hit" put out on them, is if he has made some inmate sit in Administrative Seg. and had repeatedly denied allowing him getting out of Ad Seg, or something like that.
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Old 03-21-2013, 01:22   #17
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Absolutely. If a friend is coming by, they call/text/email and I know they are coming. If I don't know, they are not a friend. As such, I may or may not choose to answer the door based on time of day, who is at home with me, whether I feel like it, what they look like through the window. You can be sure that when I do answer, I will be armed. I always am.

I've had arrestees promise to show up at my door. One said he'd be out of jail in a few hours and at my house for breakfast. I told him that would be the very last thing he would ever do, and I meant it. He didn't show.
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Old 03-21-2013, 01:40   #18
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In this day and age of Harbor Freight cameras, driveway alert monitors, and his 150 thousand dollar a year high profile job, does not make a lick of sense. His life could have been saved with a few hundred dollars of electronic equipment.

The timing of this weapon ban, signing the bill before his body is even cold, sure is a Alex Jones tin foil hat moment.
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A Saudi convict
http://denver.cbslocal.com/2013/02/1...-for-transfer/

(about to turn his life around and go to college or something) wanted to finish out his sentence in SA.

State Department even put some pressure on.

Guess who said no?
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A Saudi convict
http://denver.cbslocal.com/2013/02/1...-for-transfer/

(about to turn his life around and go to college or something) wanted to finish out his sentence in SA.

State Department even put some pressure on.

Guess who said no?
Interesting theory. Apparently that guy was tied to poor little Al Awlaki that the GNGers claim the US unfairly targetd with an evil drone strike.
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Old 03-21-2013, 16:33   #21
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I hate to speculate based on local media, but this comment...

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Although the killer is on the run, authorities do not believe the neighborhood or area where the shooting happened is in danger. Police canvassed the area and informed neighbors about the crime. No reverse emergency notifications were sent out.
...seems to indicate that more is known by authorities than what is being shared. They would have to assume the shooting was random, unless they know otherwise for some reason (but cannot share at this time).

Still a sad event regardless, and a reminder to ALWAYS maintain situational awareness.
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Old 03-21-2013, 18:57   #22
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Somewhat breaking possible development.....

A shootout in Decatur, Texas involving a black Caddy with Colorado plates. One Montague County Sheriff's Deputy shot and wounded, bad guy DRT. We'll see how this pans out.

http://news.yahoo.com/texas-shootout...ref_map=%5B%5D
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Old 03-21-2013, 19:28   #23
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Doesn't everybody?

May he RIP

May the shooter get a front row seat in Hell.
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Old 03-21-2013, 23:39   #24
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Montague deputy shooting may be related to Colorado prison head murder

Deputy Boyd was shot three times, once in the head and twice in the chest. He was found lying beside his patrol unit. His life was possibly saved by body armor. He was careflighted to a hospital in Fort Worth. The suspect vehicle, a dark-colored older model sedan, was spotted by authorities in neighboring Wise County and a running shoot-out began as the chase entered Decatur. DPS troopers, Wise County deputies and Decatur police were involved in the pursuit that reached 100 mpg. The suspect turned off U.S. 287 onto U.S. 380 in Decatur where the vehicle collided with a rock-hauling truck and caught fire. Shots continued after the collision and the suspect was shot in the head. The man, thought to be in his 30s, was flown to John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth in critical condition. Associated Press reported Thursday afternoon the suspect was believed to be brain dead



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Man in Texas shootout ID'd as Colorado parolee

Shooter was identified as a member of a white supremacist prison gang, the 211s.

http://www.denverpost.com/breakingne...c-caught-texas
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