Now if this would just get out to the world at large. From Greg Bella, 3rd Vice President of FOP 7:
- Our officers should never be expected to risk death or serious injury when confronted by an armed offender. The choice is simple and it is made for the officer by the offender, drop the weapon and surrender or aim the weapon and be shot. This is how we are trained. We don’t want to lose one officer because of second-guessing. Second-guessing is something reserved for the Jakeses, Montgomerys and Sharptons of the world.
Go read the entire article at the FOP current updates page (linked here for your convenience)