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Originally posted by shots
The way you and subz make it sound is as though there should be no undersover agaents; again unrealtisic to ask all police to let the public know they are police. That would screw up the whole purpose of undercover officers
Originally posted by subz
Im also waiting for an admission you were wrong in lumping me in with "the minority" of Briton's who dont support our police's policy of "shoot-to-kill".
[edit on 25/7/05 by subz]
"He used a travel card," she said. "He had no bulky jacket, he was wearing a jeans jacket. But even if he was wearing a bulky jacket that wouldn't be an excuse to kill him."
Vivien Figueiredo, Cousin of Jean Charles de Menezes, speaking at press conference after a meeting with the Metropolitan police
At a Brazilian cafe on Oxford Street in central London where de Menezes was described as a regular, owner Luiz de Souza denounced the slaying as "barbaric" and said police owe the public a full explanation.
"Five shots in the back because he is supposed to have too big a coat on?" de Souza wondered. "He comes in here almost every day, he always wears the same jacket, I know this jacket. It is a Levi's jeans jacket."
Originally posted by shanti23
They didn't shoot the real suicide bomber, Yasin Hassan Omar, in the head - they simply used a taser stun gun to successfully disable him.