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Response to FarPoint (Reply #31)

Tue Apr 28, 2015, 08:30 AM

43. The bike cops who did the take down, the paddy-wagon drivers may be done

But I saw scores of cops decked out in riot-gear deployed to intimidate which is to say to threaten infliction of pain and injury to anyone who didn't get out of their way.

Those cops won't be done at all.

Application of violence as a reinforcement of authority seems built into their SOP. Cities spend millions on the equipment that makes this possible. Turning to such martial law, however it is euphemized, is in the emergency management handbooks the police prepared for civilian authorities to operate by during a crisis.

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