Tuesday, May 1, 2012
Mayor McGinn authorizes seizure of potential weapons
After vandals used handheld flag poles to break windows in downtown Seattle today, Mayor Mike McGinn says he will sign an emergency order authorizing police to confiscate items that can be used as weapons. McGinn says police have been using tactics developed in response to the 1999 WTO riots.
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