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Touchdown Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jun-22-10 09:00 PM
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Really Denver PD? 12 cars?
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I was just wandering around my workplace bldg outside, listening to Malloy on my iPod and this wheezing, disabled car was rambling by at 12-15 mph at the most. This cop drives by flips his lights on and veers the guy into the parking lot across the street. The guy doesn't stop, but again this old thing is dying and he's getting slower.

So, a few seconds later he has the guy stopped and he's on the ground in cuffs. Then...sirens from all directions! I was kind of amazed when 5 showed up, but then they kept on coming! Wlaked out with a friend to gawk some more, and counted 12 cop cars to catch one guy in a disabled car... Including a tan one without lights, so I expect that was the captain.

This just happened 15 minutes ago. Weird.
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  -Really Denver PD? 12 cars? Touchdown  Jun-22-10 09:00 PM   #0 
  - I saw seven cars from 3 different agencies (sheriff's dept, village police  hedgehog   Jun-22-10 09:03 PM   #1 
  - here's the newspaper write-up :)  DisgustipatedinCA   Jun-22-10 09:12 PM   #2 
  - Ok! You are out of my will!  Touchdown   Jun-22-10 09:20 PM   #3 
  - LOL what is it with Josh ? His big head , and refusing to Move.  bahrbearian   Jun-23-10 11:18 AM   #13 
  - I'm sorry, but I just gotta ask: Was the driver a person not of European descent?  TheDebbieDee   Jun-22-10 09:20 PM   #4 
  - Your suspicion is correct. He is African American.  Touchdown   Jun-22-10 09:26 PM   #5 
     - That would explain the over-reaction by the police!  TheDebbieDee   Jun-22-10 10:27 PM   #6 
     - DWB? Can't say that's unprecedented.  backscatter712   Jun-22-10 11:29 PM   #10 
  - Sounds like your basic felony stop.  backscatter712   Jun-22-10 10:31 PM   #7 
  - I figured the guy had to be something more than a hapless driver who's car is broken.  Touchdown   Jun-22-10 10:34 PM   #8 
  - They never do traffic stop now without second car coming immediately...  defendandprotect   Jun-22-10 10:38 PM   #9 
  - I was stopped for doing 47 in a 40 the other night, and two more cars showed  Vickers   Jun-22-10 11:40 PM   #11 
  - Three of us...  here_is_to_hope   Jun-23-10 08:23 AM   #12 

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