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Baltimore County Police Chief Misleads America About Assault Weapons "On the Street"

Anonymous17480 Wrote: Feb 19, 2013 3:36 PM
Listen, I was a cop in a major metro area for nearly 40 years and I can tell you that many - but admittedly not all -Police Chiefs and/or Police Commissioners are NOTHING more than politicians wearing uniforms. Most of them are political sycophants that are totally obedient to the political ruling class within the city. Many are liars, boozers, womanizers and corrupt while they dork around in those fancy uniforms they like to wear and preach honesty and integrity to the rank and file officers who inwardly laugh at them. Their whole mission is to maintain their high paying position and to insulate their political bosses from scrutiny and criticism. Trust none of them.

Nearly three weeks ago, Baltimore County Police Chief James Johnson testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee about what America can do to stop gun violence. During his testimony, he stressed the importance of the reinstatement of an assault weapons ban.

"The ban on assault weapons and high-capacity ammunition magazines must be reinstated. Like assault weapons, high-capacity magazines are not used for hunting, do not belong in our homes and wreak havoc in our communities," Johnson said.

After the hearing Johnson told reporters, "Police officers face these weapons either in seizure cases or crimes of violence everyday. Dozens of...