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Houston SWAT Operators Get Their Own Airborne Weapons Platform

• Lew Rockwell
"I'm tickled to death," giggled Chief Deputy Randy McDaniel of the Montgomery County Sheriff's Officer in Texas. The source of McDaniel's childish glee was his department's latest lethal toy, a $300,000 ShadowHawk UAV weapons platform purchased by way of a Homeland Security grant. "It's so simple in its design and the objectives, you just wonder why anyone would choose not to have it," McDaniel continues — and since the Feds are literally giving them away, why would any "local" police department turn one down?

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