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Atlanta Police Officers Walk Off Leaving Residents To Fin For Selves

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Atlanta Police Officers Walk Off Leaving Residents To Fin For Selves

Sources all over the Atlanta metropolitan area claim that police officers are walking off the job. This following an egregious D.A. charge against two Atlanta officers involved in the Rayshard Brooks incident; the D.A. is seeking the death penalty.

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According to LawOfficer.com, “entire zones of Atlanta PD Officers just drove their cars to their precincts, dropped off their keys and went home.”

The Atlanta Police Department, however, denies the vast claims online of a walk-off, instead citing higher than usual call-outs. The APD’s response later prompted a #bluflu hashtag across social media.

But police scanners through at least 6 Atlanta zones went cop-silent throughout the night, leading to increased speculation that a coordinated police walk-out was fully underway.

Atlanta’s mayor attempted to comfort citizens saying that police shifts are covered, despite the silent scanner activity.

“We do have enough officers to cover us through the night,” Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms (D) told CNN. “Our streets won’t be any less safe because of the number of officers who called out.”

The felony murder charge against the police officer who shot Rayshard Brooks is both startling and upsetting to most common sense people. Brooks was found drunkenly passed out in a Wendy’s drive-thru. When officers removed him from the car, he failed a sobriety test, initially complying. However, things took a turn for the worse when Brooks fought with a police officer, removed his taser, and then fired the taster at the officer. The officer returned fire, killing Brooks on the spot. Brooks was likely fleeing a parole violation. He has a former child abuse charge, among others.

It was only a mere week ago that the same D.A. charged two officers for deadly assault against protesters. The weapon of scrutiny? A taser.

If the Atlanta walk-out, or “blu flu,” continues through today, the city will need to find new solutions to safeguard private and public interests. As more and more criminals understand a lapse in law enforcement is in play, they’ll act to their benefit.

From a self-preservation standpoint, the past few months have indicated a point in time where having a SHTF plan is vital. Making sure your family is safe amidst draconian lockdowns, civil unrest, and police walk-offs is imperative.

Author: Jim Satney

PrepForThat’s Editor and lead writer for political, survival, and weather categories.

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