It's a Bad Day to Be a Bad Guy
Today, the day after Veteran's Day, I'm thankful for everyone else who trains, prepares, and makes it their business to stand ready and execute when the call comes.
"The kidnapping ordeal of Washington Nationals catcher Wilson Ramos(notes) ended after two days when Venezuelan police commandos swooped in to rescue him in a flurry of gunfire and arrested four alleged abductors."
"Turkish commandos in civilian clothes slipped onto a hijacked passenger ferry and posed as hostages before fatally shooting a suspected Kurdish rebel carrying explosives in a 12-hour drama that ended before dawn Saturday."
Of course, some times the perps make it easy...
"How do you crack a cold case? Try a cold case. Nineteen Britons wanted on various crimes were arrested after being offered free beer by police in an undercover operation."