DisneyJon wrote:The fact that a police officer may face stressful, dangerous, etc, situations more often than an average person doesn't make the comparison invalid at all in my opinion. What does make the comparison slightly invalid is that officers are trained and should theoretically be able to handle certain 'circumstances' much more competently than a normal person perhaps might, so really they should be treated in a harsher way when they mess up (murder innocent elderly people), but of course they get let off, while normal untrained people generally wouldn't be quite so "lucky"..
Edited by Gradius at 20:01:21 20-07-2012
#8875614, By Gradius G20 Protests in London
Gradius 2,303 posts
Seen 4 days ago
Registered 10 years ago