Originally Posted by 6gun
Cops (my friends at least) are always whining about how dangerous their job is. This is complete BS alot more convenience store clerks are killed than cops. Getting over their power complexes is the only way to solve this. I can point to dozens of cases where excessive force has been used but the cops were "justified" simply because they were cops. Including the murder of a local preacher.
According to FBI statistics approximately 150 cops are killed each year in the U.S. How many convenience store clerks are?
I hate it when people make statements with no basis. And a jury of one's peers SHOULD mean that a cop would be judged by cops. Unless you have worn a gun to work and sworn an oath to protect you have no basis of knowledge to judge someone who has.