The Right To BearCats: Local Police Gun For Armored Tanks | Talking Points Memo

The Sheriff’s Department in Bossier Parish, Louisiana announced a plan in 2010 to train local volunteers to use shotguns, riot gear and a .50-caliber machine gun mounted on what the sheriff called a “war wagon.” The program was part of “Operation Exodus,” a plan to prepare for a potential terrorist attack or local unrest in the area.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://talkingpointsmemo.com/?p=102012