Austin police chief gives Quintana 15...

Austin police chief gives Quintana 15-day suspension

There are 4 comments on the News8Austin story from Nov 5, 2009, titled Austin police chief gives Quintana 15-day suspension. In it, News8Austin reports that:

Austin Police Chief Art Acevedo announced Wednesday afternoon that Senior Patrol Officer Leonardo Quintana will face a 15-day suspension.

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speakup2injustic e

Austin, TX

#1 Nov 5, 2009
I can understand the officer making split second decisions, but this is a bad call all the way around. Have the courage to admit you made a mistake!

Policeman do need protection too. I understand that, just explain how a sleeping man threaten the officer? It will never be justified.

The truth is the young man prints were not on the gun. Somebody is not telling the truth.

I still call it murder!!!!
pat70

Houston, TX

#2 Nov 5, 2009
i believe that if you walk around with a gun and/or are in a gang,youre just asking for trouble. parents should do a better job with their kids to prevent this kind of problem.
pat70

Houston, TX

#3 Nov 5, 2009
regardless,nobody should have to deal with losing a child under any circumstance.
pat70

Houston, TX

#4 Nov 5, 2009
i dont believe that the officer should be fired.being a policeman is a hard job.making split decisions is not easy. i am sure he will live with this for the rest of his life.

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