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Anyone wearing mourning bands on 9/11/11

Discussion in 'Cop Talk' started by Ship A'Hoy, Sep 7, 2011.

  1. Ship A'Hoy

    Ship A'Hoy Trigger Control

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    Just wondered if anyone on duty that day is wearing them.
     
  2. DaBigBR

    DaBigBR No Infidels!

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    I'm off that day, but it's specificaly authorized by policy.
     

  3. CAcop

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    I'm off too but it is authorized. Some people forget. When I work I don't.
     
  4. AZLawDawg

    AZLawDawg Oh, Oh, Oh!!

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    Not authorized for wear here on 9/11 yet, but the weeks not over so we'll see.
     
  5. Ship A'Hoy

    Ship A'Hoy Trigger Control

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    Just got the word, we are wearing them on 9/11.
     
  6. merlynusn

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    They don't even mention it here. But I wear it anyway.
     
  7. Hack

    Hack Crazy CO Gold Member

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    I don't think we can where I am at.
     
  8. CAcop

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    Theoretically an email has to come out to authorize it here but on 09/11/01 I started wearing mine. I remember my Sgt. telling me the cheif hadn't put out an email yet. I looked at him and told him I would proudly take the write up. He sent me to the fabric store for black elastic and had me put it on roll call.
     
  9. Morris

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    While not specifically authorized, I don't think my chief nor sergeant will have any issues with us banding the badges that day.
     
  10. CJStudent

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    We would have to wear badges for that to happen.
     
  11. captcurly

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    I am retired but if I was still active I would wear the morning band. The flag in from of my house will be at half mass. Some Americans sometimes forget 9-11 but us LEOs.
     
  12. Kahr_Glockman

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    I sent an email because of this thread and got them authorized.
     
  13. Hack

    Hack Crazy CO Gold Member

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    I was thinking on the sleeve or something. And, it would have be a local institution authorisation.
     
  14. Yankee2718

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    We are wearing mourning bands. It was mandated by our chief. I also think that we might be turning on lights and siren for 1 minute at 1300. A neighboring dept is doing it. Haven't heard the official word on it yet.


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  15. Ducowti

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    I'm working Sunday so will most certainly wear, as will everyone I'm sure.