This is a discussion on One Lucky Cop/Thumb Safeties & Guns (Merged) within the In the News: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly forums, part of the The Back Porch category; Just looks like bail is pretty low for all those Felony charges though...
Just looks like bail is pretty low for all those Felony charges though
With reference to this story, did the officer have reason (probable cause) to believe that threat to human life or threat of substantial bodily harm was eminent? If he felt he didn't, then re holstering his weapon was probably a good idea and he shouldn't have drawn it in the first place.
ALWAYS carry! - NEVER tell!
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