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Old 06-30-2012, 11:03 PM
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Default What's up with homeland security & Border Patrol?
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Old 07-01-2012, 8:52 PM
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I think there is some really bad spin being put on this story by the media, and the union.
Even though Iím retired, I still seem to encounter incredibly stupid people.

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Old 07-01-2012, 9:15 PM
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The union representing the rank and file BP agents has been fighting an on again, off again war with DHS and with the president in the media for a number of years now. Going back to the Bush Administration. A quick web search will give you articles going back to 2005 and beyond.

It's unfortunate, but it's more of the on going war of words between the union and the bosses.
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Old 07-01-2012, 11:10 PM
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Sigh.... Bad media, I took that same FEMA class. Its for civilian personnel in case of a active shooting incident, it just describes how to report the gunman to law enforcement dispatch. Lock doors, stay away from walls and windows or barricade yourself.

It says in their manual not to leave a room, until law enforcement deems the area clear and safe. What the media is trying to do is sensationalize absolute FUD, it doesn't pertain to law enforcement, or DHS LE. It's just flat out lies and bs.
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Old 07-02-2012, 2:00 PM
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In spite of the fact that I see staggering stupidity from the .gov on a regular basis, healthy skepticism is always in order, especially from the MSM.
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Old 07-13-2012, 8:30 AM
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That is just one of these on-line training things that are designed for everyone not just LE, I remember reading it and is this?!?

Lol, I took that training a few months ago. Theres a block asking you to type what you would do etc in a certain situation.....mind read "2 to the chest, 1 in the head" but I'm a firearms instructor, failure drills just come naturally I guess.
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Old 07-13-2012, 10:48 AM
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