American Fugitive ROBERT EDWARD SHEARER JR and His Filipino Wife Detained for Disturbance; Arrested for Overstay

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Post by Cam Nivag » Sun Jul 01, 2018 7:51 am

that genius wrote:
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LOL. They didn't get beaten up, he did. One or two of them got hit. My point is that they take way more crap than western cops before they get aggressive. Open your eyes.
They do, but I wouldn't hold up Cambodia as the hallmark of quality policing. We've seen police try to stop rich people in SUVs who get out of the vehicle and smack the cops around. If you want to argue that US police are too aggressive, power-tripping, militaristic, etc. that's fine, but a similar argument can be made that Cambodian police are toothless and totally ineffective, and this lawlessness is one of the major stumbling blocks impeding Cambodia's progress towards becoming a developed, civilized country.
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Post by that genius » Sun Jul 01, 2018 8:16 am

My point is that Cambodian cops are slower to use force or deadly force than in the US.

The society as a whole is way less violent than the US...perhaps the US could learn something, or is America so far ahead, so superior morally, that no one (except Israel and a few other paragons of virtue) can teach them policing methods?
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Post by Arget » Sun Jul 01, 2018 8:22 am

Without judging anyone I would just like to mention that the odds of a person being spoken to or traffic stopped in the US being armed is far greater than in Cambodia. Maybe a reason for greater violent confrontation by percentage. =@
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Post by Cam Nivag » Sun Jul 01, 2018 8:44 am

that genius wrote:
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The society as a whole is way less violent than the US...
The purse snatchers and negligent drivers who get beaten to death by mobs may disagree.
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Post by newkidontheblock » Sun Jul 01, 2018 9:00 am

Cam Nivag wrote:
that genius wrote:
Sun Jul 01, 2018 8:16 am

The society as a whole is way less violent than the US...
The purse snatchers and negligent drivers who get beaten to death by mobs may disagree.
Because Khmer cops don’t impartially enforce the law. So then mob justice is a default last resort.

When was the last time a real okhna driving a moto was stopped and fined for not wearing a helmet? Or an illegal logger arrested and charged?

How often have celebrities been pulled over by the cops in the US for speeding/erratic driving, found to have drugs, and arrested? Lots!
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Post by that genius » Sun Jul 01, 2018 9:06 am

When was the last cop who shot/caused the death of an innocent black guy prosecuted in America?

How many were not prosecuted?

But you're talking about parking/traffic violation tickets in Cambodia, presumably to illustrate what wonderful guys the police are in the US.

The logic fails, I think, no offence.
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Post by newkidontheblock » Sun Jul 01, 2018 9:11 am

Arget wrote:Without judging anyone I would just like to mention that the odds of a person being spoken to or traffic stopped in the US being armed is far greater than in Cambodia. Maybe a reason for greater violent confrontation by percentage. =@
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Cambodian cops don’t generally stop those that might commit violence on them. Those that provide tea money get stopped. Thus foreigners get stopped. Okhna don’t. Or if they do get stopped, the cops apologize for their mistake.
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Post by newkidontheblock » Sun Jul 01, 2018 9:24 am

that genius wrote:When was the last cop who shot/caused the death of an innocent black guy prosecuted in America?

How many were not prosecuted?

But you're talking about parking/traffic violation tickets in Cambodia, presumably to illustrate what wonderful guys the police are in the US.

The logic fails, I think, no offence.
Cops don’t cruise neighborhoods looking for random black men to shoot. They were called because of a crime in progress or in a high crime area to prevent more crime. Innocent criminals don’t charge at the police.

Every time an officer discharges a weapon, there is an investigation and usually a grand jury - a group of ‘that genius’ people who decide whether or not the officer committed murder or self defense.

Would you prefer that cops must be shot or stabbed first before they can defend themselves?
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Post by prahocalypse now » Sun Jul 01, 2018 9:28 am

newkidontheblock wrote:
Sun Jul 01, 2018 9:24 am

Every time an officer discharges a weapon, there is an investigation and usually a grand jury - a group of ‘that genius’ people who decide whether or not the officer committed murder or self defense.

Grand juries in the USA must be awfully busy.
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Post by newkidontheblock » Sun Jul 01, 2018 9:39 am

prahocalypse now wrote:
newkidontheblock wrote:
Sun Jul 01, 2018 9:24 am

Every time an officer discharges a weapon, there is an investigation and usually a grand jury - a group of ‘that genius’ people who decide whether or not the officer committed murder or self defense.

Grand juries in the USA must be awfully busy.
That’s why jury duty is mandatory.
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