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Sonic Weapons Used In Iraq Positioned At Congressional Town Hall Meetings

“Long-range acoustic devices [LRADs] for crowd control can be extremely dangerous. These are used in Iraq to control insurgents. They can cause serious and lasting harm to humans…We want to know WHY our Sheriff Dept has this weapon,” Sal Magallanez of San Diego-based Liberty One Radio said in an e-mail sent to East County Magazine, prompting a joint investigation.

The device was stationed by San Diego County Sheriff deputies at a recent town hall forum hosted by Congresswoman Susan Davis (D-San Diego) in Spring Valley and at a subsequent town hall with Congressman Darrell Issa (R-San Diego). The Davis Rally drew an estimated 1,300-1,500 people, including vocal conservative and liberal protest groups.

A public records search conducted by East County Magazine has confirmed that the device is an LRAD 500-x manufactured by San Diego-based American Technology Corporation (ATC). Capable of use as an effective loudspeaker, the LRAD also has the abili

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Comment by Rusty Shackleford
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This is exactly why the American People should be carrying Firearms to these functions. Not only concealed handguns but high-powered rifles....I think a couple rounds from my  M1 Garand would take out the SDCS's expensive little toy.


Those of you Americans in states that do not permit the open carry of firearms had better get with the program!!



Comment by Jerry Alexander
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This is happening in America...WOW!! I don`t think these cops will have any trouble finding one of their own that is willing to Kill Americans..just because he,or,she was told to.

Comment by Anonymous
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If one of these toys is used for criminal purposes small arms fire can easily take it out.   

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