View Single Post
Old June 14, 2013, 07:18 PM   #10
Evan Thomas
Staff
 
Join Date: July 7, 2008
Location: Upper midwest
Posts: 4,541
Quote:
Originally Posted by manta49
If the police want to stop a car they shoot the driver.
I guess things must be pretty different in Northern Ireland. My experience has been that when police around here want to stop a car, they turn on those annoying flashy lights on the roof, and sometimes they use that really loud whoop-whoop thing.

On a more serious note, what's under discussion here -- the ability of a round to penetrate sheet metal, windshield glass, etc. -- might be pretty important if police wanted to shoot the driver, given that the driver is invariably inside the car.
__________________
Formerly known as Vanya.
Evan Thomas is offline  
 
Page generated in 0.04327 seconds with 7 queries