With budget cuts forcing Oakland to trim its police force by a third, residents decided to pay themselves for private security patrols, which is understandable when you hear this from Hetherington.
“A car came down the street, three guys got out with a gun. There was a gun battle three blocks over. And I did hear actually a bullet went through somebody’s house.”
Sunday, August 18, 2013
Oakland CA: Besieged With Gun Violence, Residents Will Hire Private Security
Got this from Clash Daily.