“5 Horrifying Tales Of 911 Incompetence”

Published by the LearnAboutGuns.com Author on March 19, 2009 at 12:01 pm
LearnAboutGuns.com > Gun Related News > “5 Horrifying Tales Of 911 Incompetence”

A recent article on Cracked.com gives 5 examples of terrible incompetence on the part of 911 operators and police.  These include a case where the 911 operator takes time to scold the caller about using profanity rather than sending help, and where the police officer on the way to save a woman from a knife weilding, home invading ex-boyfriend is diverted to a traffic stop instead.  Sadly, cases of 911 failing to save a citizen due to incompetence, not answering the phone, etc. are not uncommon – and the police are not legally liable for that failure.  That is why I advocate gun ownership, as armed citizens can save their own lives from home invaders, robbers, stalkers, racist attackers, and rapists.

Join the NRA today and do your part to help preserve our gun rights (and save $10).

Tags for this article: , , , , ,