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All out of ammo: US cops can’t stay stocked up as gun and bullet sales soar

A spike in gun and ammunition sales has caused a nationwide shortage that has delayed police training exercises and is putting a substantial amount of weaponry in civilian hands.

Police in Atlanta, Georgia have been forced to delay training exercises due to a shortage of ammunition. The police department has put orders for more bullets on back-order, while officers are being deprived of the training that makes them capable of handling weapons.

“When you can’t get ammunition, it is very concerning,” Sandy Springs Police Chief Terry Sult tells WSBTV. “It affects our ability to be prepared. It affects the potential safety of the officers, because they’re not as proficient as they should be.”

The Sandy Springs Police Department is facing a shortage of tens of thousands of bullets and is scrambling to restock. The neighboring counties are facing an equally dire situation, with both practice ammunition and duty ammunition in short supply. Douglas County Chief Deputy Stan Copeland predicts it could be 6-8 months before the back-orders come in.

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Barney Fife

Had no problem getting the job done with one bullet.

Good, i'm glad they can't get ammo and guns

there's too many cops on the streets now, I don't think we need anymore sucking the government tit. Don't count on the police to be there to save you, and if you can't count on them to be there what the hell are we paying them for? OH yeah they are there to write traffic tickets and drain more money from the people.

The bold effort the present bank had made to control the government ... are but premonitions of the fate that await the American people should they be deluded into a perpetuation of this institution or the establishment of another like it-Andrew Jackson

Yeah there a corporation!

Yeah there a corporation!

juan maldonado

deacon's picture

the COG

continuance of governance
they come first,we don't make their lists
deacon

If we deny truth before your very eyes,then the rest of what we have to say,is of little consequence

You miss the point of the setup propaganda

they'll call for a halt on ammo sales to the public over national safety.

Wait for it.

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deacon's picture

i made mention of this before here

there's no need to ban arms when all they had to was
do away with the ammo
the 2nd guarantees the right to bare arms,doesn't say anything about ammo
that statement went over like a lead balloon!
deacon

If we deny truth before your very eyes,then the rest of what we have to say,is of little consequence

don't be fooled - Cousin Janet will provide them all the ammo

they need -- for a price.

"When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know Peace." - Jimi Hendrix

Meanwhile, dogs everywhere can breath easy for a spell

LOL, the unintended consequences of scaring free people that they need to arm themselves, no more ammo!

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LOL... “There’s been a whole

LOL...
“There’s been a whole lot of hysteria raised by the [National Rifle Association] about the need to stockpile guns because Obama’s going to take your guns away,”....
The hysteria that's being raised is being raised by the US government.

It is easier to fool people than to convince them that they have been fooled. – Mark Twain

Hahaha! Statists running out

Hahaha!

Statists running out of bullets to kill their subjects with.

For some reason I found this almost enjoyable.

Good, maybe now the body

Good, maybe now the body count of people killed in Houston by cops will slow down.

Southern Agrarian

Is this why Dee Ach Ess

bought over a billion rounds last year? The article says yeah which means they predicted this. How did they predict it? Perhaps it wasn't a prediction but was their plan?

“When a well-packaged web of lies has been sold gradually to the masses over generations, the truth will seem utterly preposterous and its speaker a raving lunatic.” – Dresden James

Maybe they can buy back from DHS and pay more than they did

for them and help the deficit. LOL!

Or maybe

they planned this whole thing. Sure they can sell their stockpile to local law enforcement, but that would mean they planned for these events to transpire which in unnerving.

As for them using the $ to pay off the debt, that really made me laugh. haha

“When a well-packaged web of lies has been sold gradually to the masses over generations, the truth will seem utterly preposterous and its speaker a raving lunatic.” – Dresden James