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Old 11-12-2012, 10:28 PM   #17201
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The mall cops don't have guns. Luckily there were 3 off duty police officers at the mall.
I misunderstood the article. I thought the cops were moonlighting as mall security.
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It's the one from Friday.
Yeah, see, I knew nothing about that. Have a news link?

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The mall cops don't have guns. Luckily there were 3 off duty police officers at the mall.
So the signs would supposedly prevent me from carrying (ha!), yet I have the same, if not more training, than the average cop on the street. And have a cleaner record than many of them now do.
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Yup. Take away the means to return fire. What a bunch of morons. I wonder if they will be taking the guns away from the off-duty police officers who work security at the mall as well?
The mall near me has the signs on every entrance, and the security cannot carry guns. It will happen someday there, too. I won't be there to stop it because I don't shop there.
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Yeah, see, I knew nothing about that. Have a news link?

So the signs would supposedly prevent me from carrying (ha!), yet I have the same, if not more training, than the average cop on the street. And have a cleaner record than many of them now do.
When I'm on my darn phone it won't let me post a link. Just google shooting at southlake mall in hobart, IN and it pops up.

Viking, you're right the cops were moonlighting. I didn't read the article because some people I work with were there and I have old students that work there.
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Yup. Take away the means to return fire. What a bunch of morons. I wonder if they will be taking the guns away from the off-duty police officers who work security at the mall as well?
I remember an interview with one of the survivors of that Luby's shooting years ago; she said she reached for her pistol in her purse and realized it was in her truck. IIRC, both of her parents were shot that day.

In MS, the cops are technically always "on duty"; i don't see them getting baninated without some seeeeeerious legal rewriting.
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I remember an interview with one of the survivors of that Luby's shooting years ago; she said she reached for her pistol in her purse and realized it was in her truck. IIRC, both of her parents were shot that day.

In MS, the cops are technically always "on duty"; i don't see them getting baninated without some seeeeeerious legal rewriting.
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I don't have a problem with any of those kind of things, just squeaky brakes and belts. Drives me mad because I want to fix it.
Just had new brakes put on now the squeak didn't before
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Just had new brakes put on now the squeak didn't before
They may be dirty... That causes squeaking and if they're cheap pads or they don't have new anti rattle clips they'll squeak. It's usually a wear tab that causes squeaking, if it isn't that it's dirt or excessive vibration.
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