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      01-24-2012, 06:01 PM   #92
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Originally Posted by fatgrandma View Post
jgmann at 12:54 PM January 24, 2012
"One officer shot the man five times, and a second officer shot the man five more times after he fell to the pavement."


So one or two well-placed shots wouldn't have stopped him? So they each shot him five times? Five shots AFTER he was down? A shot in the shoulder would have made it really hard for him to swing that "deadly" bar.

In 20 years of Law Enforment in the military my colleagues and I encountered many incidents not unlike this, and the K-9 unit always made quick work of it... why wasn't the dog used instead of being kept on a leash? And why is the K-9 officer holding his gun the way gang members do..?

The state needs to re-evaluate their training programs in light of the Lancaster incident and this one. Whatever they're teaching isn't working.