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asdjrocky Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Aug-09-09 01:06 PM
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14. You are correct, but expect to get tazed for your comment, or at least pepper sprayed.
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  -Police chase in Calif. ends with 7 dead tj2001  Aug-09-09 11:58 AM   #0 
  - thats horrible  Uzybone   Aug-09-09 12:02 PM   #1 
  - Five children in the pick-up, overloaded and apparently unrestrained.  NYC_SKP   Aug-09-09 12:05 PM   #2 
  - Hot pursuit is mainly police ego at work and rarely worth the risk of engaging in it.  sharesunited   Aug-09-09 12:16 PM   #3 
  - Yep. It should be outlawed. Innocent people are put at enormous risk  FourScore   Aug-09-09 12:20 PM   #4 
  - there is a simple solution  backwoodsbob   Aug-09-09 12:23 PM   #6 
     - Wow. That sounds great.  FourScore   Aug-09-09 02:25 PM   #19 
  - ego? WTF???  TorchTheWitch   Aug-09-09 12:32 PM   #8 
  - I say it is discretionary, and that it is a sport to them. Patience is a virtue, pride a vice.  sharesunited   Aug-09-09 12:44 PM   #9 
  - They only HAVE to if it is mandated by department policy. Not usual nowadays.  teranchala   Aug-09-09 01:30 PM   #15 
  - "Dinuba police attempted to stop the car for a traffic infraction"  csziggy   Aug-09-09 02:33 PM   #21 
  - Pursuit is NOT mandatory.  dgibby   Aug-09-09 01:34 PM   #16 
  - A high speed chase for a traffic infraction is not a necessary component of their jobs  Raineyb   Aug-09-09 04:56 PM   #24 
  - You are correct, but expect to get tazed for your comment, or at least pepper sprayed.  asdjrocky   Aug-09-09 01:06 PM   #14 
  - I can see no possible justification for a high-speed chase  MineralMan   Aug-09-09 12:21 PM   #5 
  - so sad  ccharles000   Aug-09-09 12:28 PM   #7 
  - "ejected" - doesn't that usually mean no seatbelts?  DrDan   Aug-09-09 12:50 PM   #10 
  - Sounds like the kids were riding in the bed  GETPLANING   Aug-09-09 12:58 PM   #12 
     - And how will they pick up the suspect later?  krispos42   Aug-09-09 01:03 PM   #13 
     - A lot of the time they flee because they're in a stolen car.  Crabby Appleton   Aug-09-09 01:48 PM   #17 
        - Apparently, according to another report, that was the case here. nt  Garbo 2004   Aug-09-09 02:28 PM   #20 
  - sad...  Kadie   Aug-09-09 12:51 PM   #11 
  - Nothn' like death or a very near miss to kill a real or figurative speed woody:  Heidi   Aug-09-09 01:55 PM   #18 
  - High speed chases are stupid and dealy. Cops should end it.  tekisui   Aug-09-09 02:36 PM   #22 
  - kick  wuushew   Aug-09-09 04:18 PM   #23 
 

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