Well, Obama certainly doesn’t want to use any military type equipment for the police it might give the wrong image to ISIS.
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New York City is and likely will remain the No. 1 terrorist target in the world. And with the rise of ISIS, it’s no wonder New York City police chief Bill Bratton is taking the threat seriously—so seriously that he wants 450 police officers to focus on the terrorism threat stemming from ISIS alone.
“We need to be very concerned about terrorism … The significantly increased threat from ISIS using social media to recruit people not only to go to Syria to fight, but encouraging people … to attack police, to attack government officials, to basically brainwash them under their screwed-up ideology.