Was it David Lee Roth Van Halen or Sammy Hagar Van Halen. Many factors could hinge upon that distinction.
No, the Gary Cherone Van Halen, which qualifies as cruel and unusual punishment under the 8th Amendment.
All humor aside, they could have borrowed a remote control armored vehicle to deliver a phone, like the one used at Ruby Ridge. They forgot they were cops, and acted like military. This was destined to end badly, and it did, no winners, only losers. The public's trust in LEOs is irreparably damaged from the actions of several frightened men.