North Hollywood shootout - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Thousands of rounds fired by suspects in HOLLYWOOD, California. Not Beruit, not Iraq, and NOT Afghanistan. And, the suspects were wearing body armor. Oakland: I-580 closure continues after late-night shootout - Inside Bay Area An incident I was involved in 2 nights ago. Armed suspect, with an AUTOMATIC weapon (yes, the press doesn't know all), again wearing body armor. By the way, 2 hours later, I was shot at by a 17 yr old with a handgun. He is now in jail. Arkansas Police Mourn Officers Brandon Paudert and Bill Evans, Slain by Armed Teen, Dad Two patrol officers, yes, regular old patrol officers, killed by a duo carrying the dreaded assault rifle. My god, an assault rifle. We should all run. Ladies and gentlemen, this is just THREE incident in which police officers have been ambushed, shot, and injured or killed in the US. The UK isn't much different and, its only a matter of time, before the violence of the US catches up to you. If you do not arm and you do not train your police officers, the first responders to such an situation, you will regret it. Semper Fi and good luck mates.