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    Cardiff hit-and-runs: CCTV shows Cardiff 'mayhem'

    BBC News - Cardiff hit-and-runs: CCTV shows Cardiff 'mayhem' CCTV shows attempts by police to stop the van, and how it was finally brought to a halt.
    "all that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing" Edmund Burke.
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    Driver found to be mentally unfit and is to be detained indefinitely.
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    The PIT manoeuvre isn't one that is "officially" taught. However I know of a few occasions when it has been the most the most appropriate this was a case in point.
    Good to see no one was worried about tactical contact and the clear determination of the officers who got out and even carried on in a hopeless foot chase.
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    Perfect PIT. Bravo for the officer who used it even if it was not a sanctioned move.
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    They got a madman off the road. Job well done.
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    "It's a great life. You risk your skin catching killers and the juries turn them loose so they can come back and shoot at you again. If your honest , your poor your whole life. And , In the end , you wind up dying all alone on some dirty street. For what? For nothing. For a tin star."
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