Virginia State Police armored Bobcat?

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  1. Dan

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    Guess this is a crowd control thing?

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    It's an armored car, not a tank.
    Armor for protection against firearms, thrown objects, fire bombs/etc, no offensive capability (no canon, machine gun, etc).

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    Hmmmmm, why would Virginia need Armor for protection against firearms, thrown objects, fire bombs/etc ?

    Maybe they know they're out of line ? over the top ? pissing off the normal freedom loving citizens badly enough that they're scared ****less ?
     
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    Someone needs to check on that engine! Make sure it's running in tip top condition!:innocent:
     
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    Does Virginia have criminals? Is the state an attractive target for some reason?

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    no offence capability other than intimidation, pushing people and maybe running down protestors
     
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    Just like any motor vehicle, such as the ones you own...

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    Too many people wanting something to happen..................Northam seems to be one of them.
     
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    Looks like the jackboots can stand behind the forward structure and be raised for second-story entry. HH
     
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    Just like any motor vehicle, like the ones you own.

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    Look carefully. It's a front-end loader with an armored facia. HH
     
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    Team members stand behind that shield for protection. You can put different attachments on the end.
    The Rook, designed by Ring Power Corporation
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    Can I place a ladder on your vehicles and access a 2nd story?

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    Where are the canons and flamethrowers?

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    Every small town in MN has tried to get some type of " armored car". Departments with 20 Officers have old bank armored cars, or newer stuff. I stopped for lunch along interstate. Sauk Center MN. Article that at a domestic, the person barricaded in house shot,,hit the armored car. So maybe saved a life? (I don't know if there was a Officer standing behind) but if it was a normal SUV....
     
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    Maybe Kiwi will send him another can of Parade Gloss
     
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