Thread: LEO and AR 15s
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Old January 26, 2013, 02:34 PM   #16
Double Naught Spy
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No, only now, the public had them, then the bad guys, then the cops.

There seemed to be a push after North Hollywood, but in the DFW area, the real push didn't seem to come until after their own dealings with full auto wielding bad guys a few years later.

This is one segment of the event...

WARNING - Foul language
http://www.break.com/usercontent/200...ine-gun-368204

Dallas OK'd AR15 patrol rifles later that year, IIRC, largely in response to this.
http://www.policeone.com/police-prod...ice-Outgunned/
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