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  •  There needs to be a 'Tactical resolution" (1+ / 0-)
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    We have SWAT teams, we have HAZMAT teams, why don't we have MIST teams?
    Calming and subduing a mentally ill person is a slow, tedious process and will definitely not lead the evening news unless there is some bloodshed.

    Who is going to get the high fives and free rounds of beer after that shift, the geared up sniper who ended the situation with a round to the dementia-suffering octogenarian's  temple, or the sweater wearing negotiator?


    Disclaimer: Weapons of Mass Destruction and terrorists may vary according to region, definition, and purpose. Belief systems pandered separately.

    by BlackBandFedora on Sun Oct 20, 2013 at 05:58:37 PM PDT

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