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FBI disrupts shootings
through interventions

Associated Press, by Eileen Sullivan

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Posted By:Scottyboy, 12/16/2013 10:42:26 AM

The FBI has helped to disrupt or prevent nearly 150 shootings and violent attacks this year, in part by steering potential gunmen toward mental health professionals.(snip) In the past year, this unit has received about three new cases a week referred by federal, state, local and campus law enforcement, schools, businesses and houses of worship, Simmons said. The Behavioral Threat Assessment Center gets involved when someone notifies law enforcement, for example, about some troubling behavior, and law enforcement reaches out to the center to help assess the situation. "The people around that subject often become fearful that that outcome is catastrophic act of

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This appears to be is Eric Holder´s baby.
There is zero evidence the "interventions" disrupted a single shooting.
What this program does is give the government an excuse to investigate you if someone doesn´t like the way you think or behave.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ASAvet, 12/16/2013 11:11:59 AM     (No. 9656044)


This is the same crap as "......million jobs saved....."

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Reply 2 - Posted by: rael, 12/16/2013 11:44:19 AM     (No. 9656093)

Minority report anyone?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Blunderbuss, 12/16/2013 12:49:14 PM     (No. 9656174)

Low hanging fruit, enticing borderline people to go over the edge and then providing them to illegal means to do so. It makes good copy and accomplishes little.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: JAN, 12/16/2013 1:10:04 PM     (No. 9656190)

So the Boston Marathon bombers were apprehended in time........

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