This is a discussion on Armed Robbery (CCWs- Watch your BACK!...) within the In the News: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly forums, part of the The Back Porch category; Originally Posted by Sticks Next predictable step, CC holders always travel/practice/train in pairs. You know, I could almost see this coming. Cops used to do ...
But if you are authorized to carry a weapon, and you walk outside without it, just take a deep breath, and say this to yourself...
LTC(RET) Dave Grossman
Revolutionary War Veterans Association Shooter Qualification: Cook
When I was an LEO in the early 80's we were trained to keep an eye on everybody and not assume that somebody sitting or standing around was a customer,even cops have been killed by an accomplice pretending to be a victim and as soon as cop turns away then the accomplice jumps
"Outside of the killings, Washington has one of the lowest crime rates in the country,"
--Mayor Marion Barry, Washington , DC .
Reminds me of the old USMC commandments:
Watch their hands. Hands kill. [In God we trust. Everyone else, keep your hands where I can see them].
Be polite. Be professional. But have a plan to kill everyone you meet.
It sucks to consider having to live this way on our home turf.
It has been my experience, at work, that most if not all robberies at businesses involve at least two actors. Very rarely will there be just one guy robbing a place...
Si vis pacem, parabellum
i saw this defensive scenerio on PDTV over the weekend. maybe one of you internet types can find the episode and post the link. :)