The Lieutenant stood in front of the class and said, "We have a new criminal
He’s killing people in large groups. We have to counter him with a new
Our tactics have always been to respond, contain and then resolve.
But for this new criminal, not only our tactics, but a new warrior has to
The killers are walking into our stores, our restaurants and into our schools
and they are shooting innocent people, leaving them to die in bloody pools.
I warn you, these tactics are extremely dangerous. I won’t stand before you
But it’s all we can think of, to protect the citizens and
hopefully save lives.
We’ll send you in, in teams of four. Stay calm and consider the decisions
Saving the shooter’s life is important but not more important than the
he is taking.
Not every officer will be able to do this, some will be overtaken with fear.
But for those who can, you’ll move as a team with a point, two guards and a
If you come across wounded citizens or officers, you’re not to stop and
Your mission is to rapidly go toward the sound of the gun, find the shooter
The confrontation will be quick and deadly, there won’t be room to hesitate.
And because it is so dangerous, we can’t force any one of you to participate.
This type of lifesaving call to duty, no one can pay you to do.
This type of call to duty has to be something you feel inside you.
You’re going to have to put the welfare of others above the welfare of your
And to be able to be this new kind of warrior, great courage has to be shown.
Your sworn duty is to be the example of good, and a warrior in this new age.
You’re the modern day Knights of the Round Table, so show courage and
As I was suiting up for the training, I remembered hearing this battle cry
It was what I had learned in Sunday School, from the time I was three or
This battle cry for honor and courage is not only for the officer on the
this battle cry goes to you, my brother and sister, it is to you that it
Today there is a new way of thinking. They call it "anything goes."
They’re changing the values of good and evil and in our children it shows.
The enemies of good are tearing down things like honor and integrity.
They are destroying old ideals and they laugh at values like chastity.
They walk into our schools and tell our children that there is no right and
That basically we can believe what we want, that all that matters is getting
They try to convince us that what was wrong is now okay and there’s no God
And if there is, He hasn’t any rules or commandments. He’s just a God of
They push this new age thinking so hard, we are surrendering our eternal
And like the Roman Empire of old, our society is falling apart at the seams.
The shooter can take only your mortal body, leaving it to die in blood and
But these new killers are far more dangerous, they take from you your
Your duty is to always be the example for good, to always choose the right,
to keep your faith in God above and prove to others that right makes might.
You’re going to have to put the welfare of others, above the welfare of your
And if you’re going to be this new warrior, great courage has to be shown.
Your covenant with God; was to be strong and faithful. A valiant warrior in
Because you’re the modern day Stripling Warriors ...so show courage and