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15 shootings, 8 dead, Another ATL weekend

Discussion in 'Cop Talk' started by thooks, May 10, 2011.

  1. thooks

    thooks

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    http://www.ajc.com/news/cobb/15-shootings-in-three-940463.html

    Just another weekend in Atlanta...But it's a SAFE city...

     
  2. Deployment Solu

    Deployment Solu Kydex Crafter

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    Safe city? Yeah, right! I'd have two safe(full) if I lived in that city!!!
     


  3. Lemme guess, the Bloomberg-types are calling for more gun control...:upeyes:
     
  4. MarcDW

    MarcDW MDW Guns Millennium Member

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  5. Gator Monroe

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    Let me guess , all you dazzeling urbanites are staying put insted of bugging out in future SHTF situation ...:rofl:
     
  6. Beware Owner

    Beware Owner NOT a victim.

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  7. Of course....Don't you realize that MORE GUN LAWS will prevent CRIMINALS from using firearms when they commit CRIMES......:rofl: Don't you get the logic.....Makes sense to me....:whistling:
     
  8. Mayhem like Me

    Mayhem like Me Semper Paratus

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    To be fair that's the body count for METRO Atlanta,,A huge area with about 6.5 million people.
     
  9. Gator Monroe

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    And it's not even a border city in a border state ...:whistling:
     
  10. cowboywannabe

    cowboywannabe you savvy?

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    anywhere where there is a large segment of gubmint housing, urban "culture", rap music, and a place named Martin Luther King Jr. blvd, st., ave., there will be violence.
     
  11. fx77

    fx77 CLM

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    Uset ot live in ATlanta and work in the Grady Hosp Trauma unit...beware
    Welfare check weekend, full moon, summer heat, and alcohol in my time...
    One nite got in 5 GSW to chest...
    My chief resident never saw any gunshot wound in Viet Nam that he didn't previously see in training at the Gradys'
     
  12. Mayhem like Me

    Mayhem like Me Semper Paratus

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    Nope but it IS the major drug trafficking hub in America, meth, coke and heroin....
     
  13. Gator Monroe

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    All those Items (Including Pot) come from elsewhere to Atlanta ... as for a Hub there are others that serve larger areas Don't buy any cities HIDTA units hype ...
     
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  14. packsaddle

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    a retired houston captain once said "the city breeds insanity".
     
  15. DaBigBR

    DaBigBR No Infidels!

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    Circling the wagons.
    Given his rank, agency, and background, I don't think we're getting "HIDTA hype."
     
  16. Mayhem like Me

    Mayhem like Me Semper Paratus

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    They come from elsewhere for sure, but I am more hooked in on this than you would imagine..80% of east coast stuff comes through Atlanta..
     
  17. AGF0526

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    Look at the bright side Atlanta didn't lose any voters or a taxpayers.
     
  18. Zut

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    I live about 15 miles north of downtown. Been in Atlanta over 25 years and love the area. The only time I go downtown is to renew my carry permit...