The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Bearing Arms
Heavily-armed, poorly trained Boston-area police shot more than 1,000 rounds at two terrorists, and hit more police officers, homes, cars, and boats than anything else as the hunted the Boston Marathon bombers in 2013. It’s a minor miracle that they didn’t kill numerous citizens with their indiscriminate automatic weapons fire.
I think it’s fair to say that I don’t have the greatest amount of respect for the competence of many law enforcement agencies in the Northeast when it comes to their use of firearms, nor for the draconian firearms laws they enforce.
This is particularly true of the Boston (MA) area police who forced angels to work overtime as they sprayed more than a thousand rounds of 5.56 assault rifle rounds at two Islamic terrorist brothers in densely populated residential neighborhoods in 2013, including several hundred panic-fired at an unarmed terrorist hiding in a boat, apparently with no thought at all forpost was originally published on this site