I'll second that...
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'Just wanted to express a little appreciation to the LEOs here who share their perspective and experiences. I view it as a significant contribution in bridging the gaps in communication and understanding between armed civilians and law enforcement. Given the resources that LEO's have, I suspect that they give a lot more than they receive here in regards to the information-swap.
This citizen greatly appreciates these contributions.
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I agree. It is really great to get the LEO perspective.
For sure! I would bet that most everyone here share the same common sense approach and the ability to think ahead. Small gaps here maybe but the one between most of us here and the anti's and BG's is more like the Grand Canyon.
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I'm just one root in a grassroots organization. No one should assume that I speak for the VCDL.
I am neither an attorney-at-law nor I do play one on television or on the internet. No one should assumes my opinion is legal advice.
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I agree 100%! Keep up the great work guys!
"People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf." - George Orwell
+1 and not just for the info they share but for what they do everyday.
Thank you for the post. Spot on.
Don't tread on me or mine.
I am comfortable laying on a rock in the sun; bothering no one. If you choose to ignore the above statement, you will wish all you had to do, is deal with a snake.
I will have ti chime in a "thank you" as well
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^^^^^^^^^^^^^Hey, I was going to say that!!!!!!!!^^^^^^^^^^^^^
I definitely appreciate them here!!!!!!!
You may find me one day dead in a ditch somewhere. But by God, you'll find me in a pile of
brass." - Trooper M. Padgett
'Because that's all the ammunition we had.'
Polk Co. Fla. Sheriff Grady Judd
I would rather die with good men than hide with cowards
If you want to make God laugh, tell him your plans
Don't ever think that the reason I'm peaceful is because I don't know how to be violent
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Most LEO's, including the ones on the DC Forum are good, hard working, honest people, who would help you any way they could. The problem is that the few who are not fit the old saying, "the squeaky wheel gets the grease".
You can educate ignorance, you can't fix stupid
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I've said it before, and I'll say it again. The LEO's on this forum are great. And I didn't even mention my mancrush on Sixto. Oops.
64,999,987 firearms owners killed no one yesterday.
Sixto - truly a "moderator" to some extreme views to keep us on track. Thanks. And the same to all of the other LEO's, active and retired, who help keep it real.
-Blackstone’s Commentaries 145–146, n. 42 (1803) in District of Columbia v. Heller, 554 U.S. 570 (2008)Americans understood the right of self-preservation as permitting a citizen to repel force by force
when the intervention of society... may be too late to prevent an injury.
I work with a LOT of LEO on a daily basis, and have friends in LE in almost every part of our state and in several federal agencies. The LEOs here are very professional in their demeanor, and teach me something new almost every time they post. They deserve a pat on the back.
Friends don't let friends be MALL NINJAS.
I am just as nice as anyone lets me be and can be just as mean as anyone makes me. - Quoted from Terryger, New member to our forum.