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STEMMING SCHOOL SHOOTINGS: ARMING TEACHERS IS NOT THE ANSWER

STEMMING SCHOOL SHOOTINGS: ARMING TEACHERS IS NOT THE ANSWER By: Edmund P. Hartnett, President of Brosnan Risk Consultants The recent horrific school shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida once again spurred furious debate over what can be done to prevent and mitigate mass casualty attacks. While advocates throughout the political spectrum cite several…

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SANTE FE HIGH SCHOOL SHOOTING: WHY BACKGROUND CHECKS AREN’T THE ANSWER

SANTE FE HIGH SCHOOL SHOOTING: WHY BACKGROUND CHECKS AREN’T THE ANSWER Sante Fe High School Shooting: Why Background Checks Aren’t the AnswerPat Brosnan Responds to Santa Fe High School Shooting Pat Brosnan weighs in on Fox News with Neil Cavuto and states that more aggressive background checks are not the solution to gun control in…

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THE POLICE ARE NOW THE HUNTED

THE POLICE ARE NOW THE HUNTED The Police are Now the HuntedThe non-stop bashing of police threatens safety. Strides in community policing, and declines in major crime, are also at risk. It is so bad, so sad, that it is almost more than one can bear. The brazen assault on America’s police officers in Baton…

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WE NEED STOP-AND-FRISK

WE NEED STOP-AND-FRISK Shooting victim’s family begs de Blasio: ‘We need stop-and-frisk’By Aaron Feis , Jennifer Bain , Aaron Short and Laura Italiano A surge in New York City murders — including four people slain in just five bloody hours as the weekend began — has grieving family members begging Mayor de Blasio to bring…

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THREE REASONS WHY BROSNAN IS DIFFERENT

THREE REASONS WHY BROSNAN IS DIFFERENT Three Reasons Why Brosnan is Different CONTACTS Vast network of contacts in law enforcement throughout the United States.  Myself and my executive team at Brosnan have developed and maintained a deep base of contacts in both large and small departments.On numerous occasions throughout the past 13 years, I have…

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PUBLIC MASS MURDERERS: SADLY, THEY ARE VERY DIFFICULT TO STOP

PUBLIC MASS MURDERERS: SADLY, THEY ARE VERY DIFFICULT TO STOP PUBLIC MASS MURDERERS: SADLY, THEY ARE VERY DIFFICULT TO STOPBy Patrick J. Brosnan The recent slaughter of nine students in Oregon has once again, brought public mass murders and the individuals who perpetrate them to the forefront of public debate.  Prior to1966 when Charles Whitman…

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THE DEHUMANIZATION OF NEW YORK’S FINEST: RHETORIC HAS CONSEQUENCES

THE DEHUMANIZATION OF NEW YORK’S FINEST: RHETORIC HAS CONSEQUENCES The Dehumanization of New York’s Finest: Rhetoric Has ConsequencesBy Patrick J. Brosnan The cowardly slaughter of two uniformed NYPD officers while they ate their lunch in a radio car is unspeakable beyond words and will shift the world of law enforcement in America on its axis.…

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OPINION PIECE: BIG LIE

Opinion Piece: Big Lie Opinion Piece: Big LieBy Patrick J. Brosnan It was less than a year ago that protestors in New York City chanted: “What do we want? Dead cops When do we want it? Now.”  Less than two years since Judge Shira Scheindlin virtually stopped active policing in the Big Apple with her subjective…

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OPEN LETTER TO QUENTIN TARRANTINO

OPEN LETTER TO QUENTIN TARRANTINO OPEN LETTER TO QUENTIN TARRANTINO Dear Mr. Tarantino, Your references last week to police officers as “murderers” during a protest in Times Square were, in the opinion of many, reckless, irresponsible and dangerous. It is the feeling of many members of law enforcement and most law-abiding citizens that your comments…

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