It’s not a secret that the world is a dangerous place. Almost daily, we see stories on the news or Facebook feeds that another bad guy has struck again, hurting or killing innocent lives in the process. It seems like no place is safe. Schools, churches, concerts – all of these places have been the setting for a deranged lunatic’s shooting spree. It appears that the street isn’t safe either.
At the end of April, a van plowed through the streets of Toronto, killing at least 10 people and injuring 15 more. While the suspect in that attack didn’t carry out his plan with a bomb, it has put law enforcement on high alert in cities around the globe.
Sadly, this is the world we live in. Everything is second-guessed and everyone is under suspicion. A few bad apples really did spoil the bunch. As we move forward, however, technology advances and so does law enforcement’s understanding of what to look out for in order to keep us safe.
One cyclist in Milwaukee decided to take a potential bomb threat into his own hands and let’s just say it didn’t work out for him the way he expected it too…