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Originally posted by boblazar2010
I have seen these portable police observation towers at several locations. Only one had an occupant...I did have a little fun with him however, since this one was located outside a gunshow.
First, I parked right next to the tower, left my windows down and my car unlocked, then I taped a $20 to the dash(in plain sight of the officer), then i shined a green laser at teh box until he came on his speaker and asked me to stop...now that I had his attention, I asked him to make sure no one came close to my car and it was his duty to protect it for me.
I bought a rifle with a scope at the show...as I approached my car, I kept looking thru the scope at the tower...the officer asked me to stop pointing a gun at him...he attempted to lower the tower, but I had parked too closely and he was unable to get out before I left.
I like the paintball idea, however, be careful of getting hammered for vandalism to public property.
Originally posted by zeon9010
seriously! they are just watching us more over to get the people who might rebel into jail. the more people in jail the less they have to worry about.
Originally posted by nightbringr
reply to post by Aggie Man
Wow, someone with some common sense. It's hilarious how a tower pops up somewhere, and the paranoid ATS crowd panics.
Anyone think that maybe someone did a study and simply erecting one of these in an area might reduce crime? I can see them erecting one, never once stationing an officer in it and crime is still reduced due to it's visibility. Sounds like it could be smart policing and a great tax money investment if it does work!
I hope one of you freaks suggesting pointing guns or lasers at these is charged with mischief in the very least. But of course if you were you would blame TPTB for you incarceration rather than accept the blame yourselves.