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15 shootings, 8 dead, Another ATL weekend

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


  1. 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...

     

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  2. Deployment Solu

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    Kydex Crafter

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

  3. pilsbury

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    Ah, the joys of living the urban life.
     
  4. A6Gator

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

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    And it is not even hot yet!
     
  6. 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:
     
  7. Beware Owner

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    NOT a victim.

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    Good thing no innocents were killed.
     
  8. ronduke

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    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:
     
  10. Mayhem like Me

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

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

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    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.
     
  13. fx77

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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'
     
  14. Mayhem like Me

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    Semper Paratus

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    Nope but it IS the major drug trafficking hub in America, meth, coke and heroin....
     
  15. 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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  16. packsaddle

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

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    No Infidels!

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

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    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..
     
  19. AGF0526

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    Look at the bright side Atlanta didn't lose any voters or a taxpayers.
     
  20. 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...