Right now, kids can walk into just about any store and get their hands on a video game in which they can shoot police officers, use drugs, steal cars, rape women or even assassinate a president. That's frightening to say the least.
We sent plain-clothes officers to see if it was the right man we were looking for. Of course, we had pictures of him. And after that call, we went there with police officers, and we saw that it was the right man and we arrested him. At first he tried to run but we were able to control him.
If you cannot have faith and trust in your police officer -- <br/>either as a citizen or as a juror or as a judge, as defense <br/>lawyers, as a district attorney -- then we do not have an <br/>acceptable, a viable criminal justice system,
The system can be set up so that lower-level security breaches stay at the bottom of the response ladder. If critical security breaches occur, the system can immediately initiate top-level response, including officer command scripts that tell the utility police officer exactly how to respond to the situation on their display monitor.
The first day we were there, there were just a lot of cops everywhere. We noticed them on every single corner, two or three police officers and several National Guard, secret service it was just really flooded with police and security.
In a significant number of cases in which the police taser somebody, they would have used a gun if they did not have the taser, ... Do you know what the mortality rate is when a police officer shoots? Close to 100 percent.
Thursday was tough because our players got so upset and disappointed because we couldn't play Baker. I reminded them that in the overall scheme of things one game is just that, a game. I told them it (game) was in the hands of a higher authority. It was more important for our police officers in Baker and Zachary to be in New Orleans helping to save lives.
They need this stuff very, very badly. It's dire 80 percent of the police officers working there are homeless. The only uniforms they have are the ones they're wearing, and there's no place to wash their socks, t-shirts or underwear. They need to get this stuff and they need it now.