High gas prices force cops to walk th...

High gas prices force cops to walk the beat more

There are 1 comment on the Myrtle Beach Online story from May 22, 2008, titled High gas prices force cops to walk the beat more. In it, Myrtle Beach Online reports that:

With gasoline climbing toward $4 a gallon, police officers around the country are losing the right to take their patrol cars home and are being forced to double up in cruisers and walk the beat more.

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Bad IDEA

Myrtle Beach, SC

#1 May 22, 2008
That idea of sending only one officer to certain calls and then two officers to other calls sounds great but as a police officer I'll tell you that sometimes its the ones that are low priorty that you think can be handled by one officer completely blow up and go bad. When your cutting officers on the road thats just asking for a officer to be killed. Its great that officer safety is no longer an issue.

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