Thursday, October 01, 2009
American Police Force?
Can we take some time and talk about this...the "American Police Force?"
"As part of our mission, APF plays a critical role in helping the U.S. government meet vital homeland security and national defense needs. Within the last 5 years the United States has been far and away our #1 client. Technologies, programs, and services performed by APF have played a very important role in U.S. military and civilian efforts to protect our homeland and combat terrorism.
Our main office is located in Washington D.C. and we service all 50 States and most Countries."
Curiosity prompted by this story:
"...This is the strange story of how American Police Force, a little known company which claims to specialize in training military and security forces overseas, has seemingly taken control of a $27 million, never-used jail, and a rural Montana town's nonexistent police force.
After arriving in this tiny city with three Mercedes SUVs marked with the logo of a police department that has never existed, representatives of the obscure California security company said preparations were under way to take over Hardin's jail, which has no prisoners..."(Read the whole story here)
Didn't Obama say that he wanted an International Police force in lieu of a military...?