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Cop Shoots Himself Trying to Kill Friendly Pit Bull (Video)

When this friendly pit bull approaches a cop, the cop shoots at him! The cop ends up shooting himself, requiring an ambulance and causing quite a stir in the neighborhood. While we hope the officer is okay, it’s difficult for us to sympathize with unnecessary violence paired with breed specific discrimination.

Notice the friendly pit bull goes back to playing with children? How threatening — not.

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9:48AM PDT on Sep 7, 2014

Karma struck this hysterical idiot! There was a high fence between him and the dog but he throws a hissy fit and sprays bullets all over the place! I hope he was in real pain for a while. And I strongly hope that he isn't a cop anymore. I mean someone could have been killed or at least badly hurt. How did he actually make it through police academy? That reminds me of a bad slapstick - not funny but pathetical.

3:59PM PDT on Sep 3, 2014

lucky Dog time to remove the cop he clearly is not trained how to use his firearm properly. some inocent child could have been hurt,

7:11PM PDT on Aug 13, 2014

They should take the gun away from that moron. Thank God the dog and children weren't hurt.

12:00PM PDT on Aug 8, 2014

I am laughing so hard I am crying and can't stop. This police officer sounds like he has no common sense. Points a gun at an innocent animal in front of children no less, then shoots and hits himself. Hope he isn't reporting to other idiots and gets terminated. I am still laughing - make it stop!

6:30PM PDT on Aug 6, 2014

You come on my property (which is also the dogs) my dogs will bark. You are the trespasser not my pet. Cops are such sissy boys these days. Shoot first, ask questions later. Idiots and assholes.

3:43AM PDT on Aug 6, 2014

Angela R. “Too bad the officer didn't shoot himself in the head!”
Judging by his nonsensical behaviour, I think he had already done so!

7:48PM PDT on Aug 2, 2014

There is an old saying. "What goes around comes around."

6:42PM PDT on Jul 31, 2014

So happy the cop shot himself, police officers are too gun happy in killing dogs without giving the wagging dog a chance

6:36AM PDT on Jul 29, 2014

(continued from previous post, thanks.)

Riverside police dept. you have a problem! It is someone like this that besmirches the reputation of good police that do their best, save people, dogs and kind of heart in a tough job. What are you doing about this policeman? And where is the apology to this family?

6:35AM PDT on Jul 29, 2014

When this officer decided to discharge his firearm in a residential area with children/people all around at a friendly dog, NOT attacking, that is fenced and contained on its own private property with no cause, just his own inability to assess a situation correctly and decide to use deadly force endangering everyone, this tells me he clearly doesn't have this protect and serve thing down pat and needs to be put on desk duty and returned for more training. He needs to either deal with his fear of dogs or learn more about them. Because has a gun and poor judgement he decided to use it when it was totally unnecessary. Big brave policeman shooting to kill a child friendly dog on her property. This dog was doing what she is supposed to do. She was checking out a stranger coming up to her yard where her kids live. (Something any human caregiver or mom would do.) This is beyond despicable. He was judging innocent, law abiding innocent defenseless citizens with the same view as scofflaws and criminal types, perhaps because they all live in the same area. He was intentionally targeting and trying to kill their dog due to lack of respect, not caring, perhaps profiling, just because he could. NOT the way to earn respect by the locals. I would NOT want this policeman where I live. The irony that he shot himself in the leg (or foot as the expression goes) is not lost on all of us. It couldn't be more appropriate. Riverside police dept. you have a problem! It is someone like this tha

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