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2019-08-08 -War on Police-
Andrew Cuomo blames cops getting pelted with water buckets, belittles ‘impotent’ NYPD as wimps
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Posted by Fred 2019-08-08 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [501 views ]  Top

#1 The answer is immediate, lethal gunfire. You are throwing something, you get shot. When the meat wagon comes to take the dead guy, they'll figure out his 'intentions'.
Posted by Silentbrick 2019-08-08 00:39||   2019-08-08 00:39|| Front Page Top

#2 The above two troll comments (most likely deleted by the time you read this) are spital from one Michael Millerman, an associate liberal who pumps mush intn young peoples minds at a university of lowest possïble learning.
Posted by Varmint Splat1454 2019-08-08 02:34||   2019-08-08 02:34|| Front Page Top

#3 It's really just an application of Niven's rules.

Rule 1. Don't throw shit at an armed man.
Rule 2. Don't stand next to someone throwing shit at an armed man.
Posted by Silentbrick 2019-08-08 03:46||   2019-08-08 03:46|| Front Page Top

#4 Police are afraid of being falsely accused of

The gravestone of this civilization shall read:

"Here lies the civilization that conquered moons, erased diseases, inequality (largely), and once dreamed to get to the stars. Ironically it was empowerment that tethered them to their basest condition. Of perpetual fear.
"

Selection and recruitment of policemen matters a great deal and becomes evident only in the later stages of a city-wide malignancy. This is true for police in any part of the world.
Posted by Dron66046 2019-08-08 05:13||   2019-08-08 05:13|| Front Page Top

#5 ...some civilizations react differently.
Posted by Procopius2k 2019-08-08 07:06||   2019-08-08 07:06|| Front Page Top

#6 for certain values of "civilization"
Posted by Mercutio 2019-08-08 08:40||   2019-08-08 08:40|| Front Page Top

#7 Guess who's house isn't going to be protected when robbed?
Posted by DarthVader 2019-08-08 09:22||   2019-08-08 09:22|| Front Page Top

#8 Selection and recruitment of policemen matters a great deal and becomes evident only in the later stages of a city-wide malignancy. This is true for police in any part of the world.

Really? Explain then why India stations police from from one part of the country, in areas that they don't originate from? On one of my first trips to India I noticed that the various police stations had housing compounds adjacent to them.

I asked my wife what the deal was, she said that the police stationed there were all from other parts of the country, that way they didn't have any relationship or attachment to the local populace and therefore no compunction against cracking heads. Do you think that is a good thing?
Posted by Omert Panda2501 2019-08-08 09:25||   2019-08-08 09:25|| Front Page Top

#9 Ref #12:. Mrs. Panda nailed it. Pretty much SOP for internal defense issues.

Posted by Besoeker 2019-08-08 09:54||   2019-08-08 09:54|| Front Page Top

#10 Why don't Cuomo de Blasio try putting put on the blue uniform and go into some of these districts where the NYPD patrols? Let's see how much they have to say then. Talk is cheap.
Posted by JohnQC 2019-08-08 10:18||   2019-08-08 10:18|| Front Page Top

#11 Take away dah Mayor's and Guv's armed guards as a scientific experiment. Write a report on conclusions and recommendations and publish.
Posted by Alaska Paul 2019-08-08 10:48||   2019-08-08 10:48|| Front Page Top

#12 Almost sounds as if he wants the city to be overrun by punks.
Posted by Abu Uluque 2019-08-08 12:55||   2019-08-08 12:55|| Front Page Top

#13 What I meant was that the recruitment and selection policies often carry within them stipulations that want pansy boy scouts instead of sheep dogs. Indian police have their own shortcomings, but they can be depended upon to break heads because nobody will even slap their wrists after.

Of course, Panda. It would be a good thing if that was the city police. It was the paramilitary units (central reserve police force) that you saw stationed. The regular LE is always done by local PDs.

Only in matters of emergency, or for guarding an event or gathering are the CRPF mobilized. In India they're always busy, either guarding tourists/visiting dignitaries or kicking down doors in case of domestic terror. And the rationale you gave is correct, plus the legally tactical advantage in the language divide. A great linguistic chasm that allows for ;

"I wouldn't know if he was trying to surrender, Judge. I speak Tamil not Punjabi. He should've just put the stick down."

Posted by Dron66046 2019-08-08 14:20||   2019-08-08 14:20|| Front Page Top

#14 It's really too bad he's not running for president. It would be fun hearing DJT refer to him as "Mr. Cummo..."
Posted by M. Murcek 2019-08-08 20:19||   2019-08-08 20:19|| Front Page Top

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