Anonymous Hacktivists: Ferguson PD Officer Wilson Will Not Be Indicted in Michael Brown Killing

Surveying the evidence released by various sources, it seems probable that the grand jury will not indict Officer Darren Wilson, the man who shot and killed African-American teen Michael Brown. Quoting anonymous sources, the “hacktivist” group Anonymous has released a statement [full text via theblaze.com after the jump] confirming that likelihood. “Darren Wilson will NOT be indicted on ANY charges related to the murder of Mike Brown,” the statement reads. “All local police Chiefs and jail commanders have been notified to begin preparing for major civil unrest. Governor Nixon . . . has ordered the Missouri National Guard to begin preparations…
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Quote of the Day: Orlando Police Chief John Mina’s Bad Landing at the Wrong Airport Edition

“We must close off all avenues for dangerous people to acquire firearms.” – Orlando Police Chief John Mina, during a press conference for the National Law Enforcement Partnership to Prevent Gun Violence at the Orange County Convention Center [via orlandosentinel.com] [h/t SS] The post Quote of the Day: Orlando Police Chief John Mina’s Bad Landing at the Wrong Airport Edition appeared first on The Truth About Guns.

Don’t leave your cleaning jag in the barrel! (Graphic kB Pics)

Ouch! That’s all I can say about this kB posted to AR15.com. Bore obstructions are absolutely no joke. The rifle was a Contender, apparently chambered in .17 VHA (5.7×28 necked down to .17 caliber). Pictures after the break.             Thanks to Jay for the tip. The post Don’t leave your cleaning jag in the barrel! (Graphic kB Pics) appeared first on The Firearm Blog.

ACLU Releases Dashcam Video of Saginaw Cop Shoot [NSFW]

“The video, captured by a police car dashboard camera [just released by the MI ACLU], appears to show six police officers gunning down Milton Hall, 49, in broad daylight, during a tense confrontation in a Saginaw parking lot,” huffingtonpost.com reports. “Hall was armed with a penknife and appears to be standing at least several yards from the nearest officer. Officers fired at him more than 45 times.” Of which 11 shots found their mark. Anyway, the incident resembles nothing so much as a firing squad. And I’m not hearing any attempt at less lethal de-escalation. But what do I know?…
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ACLU Releases Dashcam Video of Saginaw Cop Killing [NSFW]

“The video, captured by a police car dashboard camera [just released by the MI ACLU], appears to show six police officers gunning down Milton Hall, 49, in broad daylight, during a tense confrontation in a Saginaw parking lot,” huffingtonpost.com reports. “Hall was armed with a penknife and appears to be standing at least several yards from the nearest officer. Officers fired at him more than 45 times.” Of which 11 shots found their mark. Anyway, the incident resembles nothing so much as a firing squad. And I’m not hearing any verbal attempt at deescalation. But what do I know? The…
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