posted on Nov, 7 2012 @ 12:39 AM
Originally posted by sonnny1
reply to post by JohnPhoenix
I think before the UK gives any citizens conceal and carry, they are just going to let LEO's carry weapons.
That right will never be granted again.
I wasn't talking concealed carry, I was talking behind the counter to protect your shop, or in your home or open carry. Here in the USA, in most
states, you can openly carry a gun in a holster on your hip. In many states you don't even have to register certain hand guns like my semi auto 12
shot 22 long caliber with a 6 inch rifled barrel. It's like holding a small 22 long hunting rifle in your hands and can shoot as fast as you pull
If this shop owner had one of these.. or at least a shotgun, those bikers would be caught. They could just shoot the biked to stop them. I see this as
criminals slapping the system in the face because the system is too stupid they dont let citizens protect themselves. This could have easily been
Er.. how long did it take for the police to show up? .. a while you say after the thugs were long gone? Thats why Americans are allowed to arm
themselves to protect themselves. Can't count on a cop being there to stop a crime.