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So did anyone get invited to the riot?

Discussion in 'Cop Talk' started by CAcop, Nov 2, 2011.

  1. CAcop

    CAcop

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    Just as I was leaving my PD got the word to send people to Oaktown. A local agency (ateamer's) has been called up too. I have enacted personal contingency plans.

    http://www.mercurynews.com/top-stories/ci_19246904

    Prayers, fingers crossed, positive waves sent.
     
    Last edited: Nov 2, 2011
  2. Quote from the article:

    "The concept is easy: everyone needs to share."

    There it is. The underlying theme behind it all. And the po-lice are allowing them to control who enters and leaves the PORT?

    CALL THE NATIONAL GUARD IN, AND CUT THE BASTARDS DOWN.

    This will not end well. I think it's just a matter of time before we see plenty of rioting. UNLESS someone cleans this mess up.

    My hat goes off to you folks in Cali who fight the good fight.
     


  3. CAcop

    CAcop

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    I just got a call telling me that I am on stand by to stand by. I might get called in to backfill regular patrol shifts. I guess some of our guys are getting shipped out.

    My favorite part of that article:

    Oakland City Council President Larry Reid took was not pleased with the destruction.

    "Look at Whole Foods. Look at Bank of America and the Kaiser Center. Look at Chase Bank. It's not even dark yet." Asked if he thinks the city can control the vandalism, Reid sighed, and said simply, "No."

    I guess they shouldn't have laid off those cops in favor of keeping the milk from the governement teat flowing.
     
  4. Hack

    Hack Crazy CO Gold Member

    Rubber bullets, along with bats; and water cannons.

    Kind of makes me wish I was still in the NG.:whistling:
     
  5. Hack

    Hack Crazy CO Gold Member

    Indeed. Good luck and God keep y'all safe.
     
  6. ateamer

    ateamer NRA4EVR

    It is nothing short of insurrection, and an attempt to overthrow the lawful government and our American way of life.
     
  7. Rubber bullets? I think not. Ain't nothin' like da real thing.

    Just wait until we start getting closer to November 2012.
     
  8. packsaddle

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  9. Hack

    Hack Crazy CO Gold Member

    Heck, when I took riot control training with my National Guard portion of my basic training we were not even taught about rubber bullets. But, we were taught designated marksman or sharpshooter; along with chemical agents discipline; bats and hats and what have you. Personally I like those nice sting ball grenades, and multiple flash. Might as well have a little fun if I am in one.:whistling:

    I think as the ol' saying goes, we are living in interesting times, and it will get more interesting before it settles down.

    Oh, and those heat gizmos that science has developed would be great. :supergrin:
     
  10. The-Fly

    The-Fly The Bofh

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    I'd suggest 77gr SMK's, with aluminum bats, and cannons squirting an unholy mixture of napalm and liquid fox labs instead :50cal:
     
  11. DustyJacket

    DustyJacket Directiv 10-289

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    Just fox urine
     
  12. Sharky7

    Sharky7 Boomshakalaka

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    Good luck guys. Pack some overnight bags now while you got some time. I like my bottle water, pepsi, energy bars, and must have the tooth brush & tooth paste. Just getting a chance to wash your face and brush your teeth can re-energize you a bunch.
     
  13. eb31

    eb31 ANARCHY!

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    Exactly what I've been saying is coming for months now. It's beginning, will happen more and more often...and it's about time.
     
  14. I could comment on that crap but I won't side track the thread.

    Be safe out there guys, I hope it ends soon.
     
  15. Kadetklapp

    Kadetklapp Methberry PD

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    So....you're a socialist then.
     
  16. Actually, it sounds like he's advocating the overthrow of government.
     
  17. DaBigBR

    DaBigBR No Infidels!

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    Circling the wagons.
    Honestly, who would have thought that Oakland would fall to a bunch of white kids that are mad they can't afford new iPhones?

    I'll go.
     
  18. Kadetklapp

    Kadetklapp Methberry PD

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    :whistling::supergrin:
     
  19. PinkoCommie

    PinkoCommie Unusual Member

    You gonna pass through my neck of the woods? We could carpool... ;)