The only think that even slightly smells of anything stronger than “treated you like a taxpayer, didn’t they?” is “I was proned out and they tased me for no reason”. ATF agent now, soon to be police chief of Atwood, Kansas. “Even though Agent Burk had both hands raised and had represented that he is a federal agent, officer Fihe immediately drew his weapon and pointed it … while simultaneously screaming at (Burk) to get on the ground.”. Anyone can dress up like LE and real LE in such a case has to identify the players before lowering their guard. of open territory which was private property, 100 of them in full armor suddenly appearing after being observed for 15 minutes and promptly got their ass kicked by one rendition, kicked their own ass by another. He claims he was tased, handcuffed, and detained while performing a “routine” confiscation of an unlawfully possessed shotgun. News2Share has obtained previously unreleased footage of a July 7, 2020 incident in which ATF Agent James Burk attempted to make contact with a member of the Columbus, Ohio community, who then called 911. The case stems from a July 7 incident in which ATF special agent James Burk alleges two Columbus Police officers tased and handcuffed him while he attempted to carry out official duties. Second, wear something with POLICE written in big block letters in it under the cover shirt, the latter of which was to be taken off in case of having to do anything- because some little badge is not easy to see and identify! paper in his hands doesn’t even seem to be on a clipboard. They just dont like being video taped, watch Youtube. believe the mail man was a Branch-Davidian….seen a lot of constables operate in this manner…and sometimes it doesn’t go well for them…. like…WAY worse Sorry, let’s keep it straight here, that was the FBI. Description: In election districts and polling places, providing for residence of incarcerated individuals. The full video should do more to illustrate who’s telling the truth here. Police say ATF agent James Burk took expensive wine to the self-checkout lane and charged himself a small percent of the cost. If a ratty stranger — all by himself, with no backup or visible ID — looking like Burk in the image above appeared at my door demanding my gun, I wouldn’t be inclined to believe he represented any law enforcement agency. Come to my door…No ID, No Warrant demanding I turn over a firearm will result in getting said firearm stuck in your face and only by the grace of my disposition at the time not result in death. The lawsuit said the officers also used a Taser on Burk multiple times while he was face down and “not evading arrest” before handcuffing Burk and placing him in the back of a cruiser, a process that involved pulling him into the car because a seatbelt was in the way. Usually anything directed at people is left to the FBI to come in an dish out after the ATF blunders into some self concocted and administered bullshit. Spanky said it was worth $225 but it was only worth $12.95. The ATF while performing a “routine” confiscation of an unlawfully possessed shotgun. First, take NO enforcement action without uniformed officers present unless there was an imminent threat of injury to a victim (i.e. There are a lot of government employees that don’t need to be employed by the government at all, and there are a lot more that aren’t qualified for the position they’re in because it doesn’t pay enough to get someone who is. They said he did the same thing multiple times. They are generally loathed universally by local PDs, but then so are most federal agencies. Hide Post: From an article describing his lawsuit. Most Federal agencies are vastly overstaffed, poorly run, overpaid, hide bound due to union work rules and many of the employees are corrupt taking bribes in cash of other items of value given by the public citizens to buy good will. Nobody can be that stupid without some mental disease involved. ... Last Action: Referred to STATE GOVERNMENT, FOAC Monthly Meeting - February - 02/14/2021Online only 515 Millers Run Road, Morgan, PA, FOAC Monthly Meeting - March - 03/14/2021Online only 515 Millers Run Road, Morgan, PA, FOAC Monthly Meeting - April - 04/11/2021Online only 515 Millers Run Road, Morgan, PA. A cop finally doing his job and upholding the Constitution! Agent James Burk of the ATF is suing the city of Columbus, Ohio and two police officers for using excessive force against him. Please tell me what color the sky is in your world? A specialist with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms has documented a government claim blaming two Columbus cops for utilizing over the top power against him while he was working in his official limit. I don’t blame the homeowner for calling the police. And what you did with Mrs. possum on valentines day don’t count. Apparently, kill a black man in Georgia and you receive the grateful appreciation of the local police officers. So the FBI had to take over and kill everybody. The agent is bringing a federal lawsuit against the Columbus Division of Police. ]…best to remember the BATF doesn’t hire the best and the brightest.. Is it possible to find for the defendants and buy them beer? He was a Fed too. ATF Agent tased, arrested at gunpoint by Columbus Police. LOL I would bet if we saw the bodycam footage, he was being an arrogant a$$hole and he got what he deserved. Columbus, OH's real-time and most comprehensive local Atf-agent-tased news. Close. Let’s take a look at that bodycam image above. I love posts like this. Can’t remember…. Careful how wildly you compliment them. Bring water to a rapid boil, insert ATF agent, boil for 1 hour, add taters, carrots, onions, salt and pepper, cover barrel and simmer for 30 minutes. Not even an arrest warrant to be served by Burk for the person who allegedly unlawfully possessed a firearm. It’s like watching a Nazi beat up a Klansman, you’re not sure who to root for or against but either way, you know someone’s getting what they deserve. Collapse. I’m betting there was no warrant, although there may be one now, backdated to look authentic. The idea this creep thinks he can sue for *anything* brings up the question of how he got hired. A firearm no less? If not, the magic words are still “he was resisting”, to which the judge will say “qualified immunity, dismissed”. I think this time it means asexual, because he sure fcked himself. That his appearance and posture as shown in bodycam video isn’t what he claims causes me to wonder about the allegations about police behavior. The lawsuit said Burk was in his normal work attire, which was described as “casual professional” with his credentials in a pocket and an ID card around his neck. It’s like a beautiful cross between satire of what the most deranged hoplophobe might say and personal attacks clearly designed to guarantee no one will ever listen to you. #15553300 12/21/20: Joined: Mar 2007. If one of the officers would have ran to his house and shot his dog or burnt down his church they would have ended up with a senior leadership role. The agent is bringing a federal lawsuit against the Columbus Division of Police. According to reporting by Bethany Bruner in the The Columbus Dispatch, Agent James Burk, a 16-year veteran of the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives was Tasered multiple times by Columbus Ohio Police officers and taken into custody while attempting to seize a … But hey, I guess Mr. ATF is too important for that. Most of us have seen examples of this. “For ’tis the sport to have the engineer hoist with his own petard”. Comments. This guy fits the stereotype to a “T”. This would get a REAL AGENT fired, or at least get him assigned to the Alutians for the rest of his stellar career. If you see someone doing something criminal, call in a uniformed officer to cuff them while you can testify to what happened before that. Multiple times. It would be about the only thing barr, did during his stellar stint FOR POTUS 45. (Page 2 of 4) General » General Discussion. Now, it’s time for Kroger, to tally up batfe agent burk’s illicit and fraudulent wine tabs and sumbmit it to AG Barr, as a going the hell away present. -So, the guy committed theft (petty theft under Ohio law, but still theft) in 2015, and he still is employed as a Federal agent? I’m glad the police got before he could start a fire. Anyway, when I walked into the interview room they introduced themselves and produced their credentials. You’re not a cannibal if you’re eating people. But they could very well have had a reason. officer Fife??? Another one of those endless wars you Republicans like so much. Body Cam Footage of ATF Agent Getting Tazed. Required fields are marked * Comment. All others will be looking down a barrel. The lawsuit said Burk was in his normal work attire, which was described as “casual professional” with his credentials in a pocket and an ID card around his neck. The footage shows Columbus police officer Joseph Fihe arrived first on the scene. Government employment is a necessary evil, a means to an end. Not even an arrest warrant to be served by Burk for the person who allegedly unlawfully possessed a firearm. In the course of their work, ATF special agents often face dangerous environments and situations that are challenging both mentally and physically. Article says ATF agent is an alleged wine thief too. Must be some powerful drugs you’re on that make for that strange-colored sky, because if you’d been lucid you’d have noticed that the Democrat plan for government employment is to hire as many as the budget will allow, rather than improving salaries and benefits with it. In a dark sort of way. More proof the ATF is just a band of common lawless criminals. AR-15 AK-47 Handgun Precision Rifles Armory Training Competitive Shooting General Outdoors Archery Hometown Industry. Until proven otherwise, I support local cops over the Feds any day of the week. comments. Only if you eat other possums. I don’t know who advanced 45 on his personnel picks, but they sure sucked suggesting barr and many other”stars”. Hell, Republican Ronald Reagan is the one who banned the carrying of firearms in national Forests and federally managed lands. I figured the cops had braced pistols at home, and already had to surrender their bump-stocks. Columbus Atf-agent-tased. Is there a particular statement in my post that you believe is ridiculous? ATF shows up at a house.The homeowner calls local police. Good news is local cops generally can’t stand the ATF either. Reply. like…the same treatment that government types got at waco and ruby ridge worse But surely Burk had all of that. ATF Agent Gets Tased by Local PD, Files Lawsuit for ‘Use of Excessive Force In what many gun owners will consider an act of karma for the ATF’s recent pistol brace guidance , a federal agent was tased earlier this year by two police officers in Columbus, Ohio, while he was attempting to confiscate a shotgun. James Burk alleges two officers tased and handcuffed him while he attempted to confiscate an illegally-held firearm in July. everyone i’ve dealt with in the REGULATORY branch of the ATF have been a decent sort…the ENFORCEMENT branch is another animal entirely…and often live up to their stereotype…[Robert Stack in “Beavus and Butthead]….. Dec 22, 2020 |. Police say ATF agent James Burk took expensive wine to the self-checkout lane and charged himself a small percent of the cost. https://www.thetruthaboutguns.com/atf-agent-sues-city-of-columbus-ohio-2-cops-for-detaining-tasing-him/, Copyright © 2021 Firearms Owners Against Crime, P.O. The majority of the Federal Government Agencies are both understaffed and under paid. And this is why we need to support local LE. The on scene police officers even told the McMichaels “we’re here to help you”. Agree these government agents need to resign and a shot gun is not illegal these communist are using anything they can for an excuse to take peoples guns we can not allow this, and those that sell guns ammunition need to destroy any and all their costumers list it is none of the government right to know what you have or how many, Constitutional law to charge for a license, registration, or list is Against the Constitution no NO IFRINGMENT and all the above is an INFRINGEMENT we need a lawyer that has some strength and Sue the Government for all the above reasons. Re: ATF agent gets tasered. Assault! If a ratty stranger — all by himself, with no backup or visible ID — looking like Burk in the image above appeared at my door demanding my gun, I wouldn’t be inclined to believe he represented any law enforcement agency. About AR15.COM. But surely Burk had all of that. Body camera footage shows Columbus police officers handcuffing and tazing a special agent with the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms during a July 7 incident. Why the meat just falls right off the bone, yum. There are times when this is overridden by another purpose, but even in that case, don’t then expect people to immediately believe you’re legit. Corgis Rock: posted . …, “When Fihe arrived at the scene, Agent Burk stood outside the home’s front door and waved the officer over to where he was standing,” the lawsuit said. Not me, the barrels for making cannibal stew. I love it when law enforcement “law enforces” each other. But as Burk’s history as a bargain-hunting wine connoisseur makes clear, the ATF only employs the most honest and upstanding individuals. What does the “A” in ‘ATF’ stand for again? OTOH, the agent wouldn’t be the first person roughed up by the cops with little to no provocation. He’s closer to “casual trailer park.”. ATF agent is bad enough. After about an hour, during which Burk said he was denied water and “frequently disparaged … to everyone in earshot” by Fihe, Burk was released without charges. They weren’t setting it on fire, they were throwing in bottles of water. due process where the accused can face their accuser and defend themselves and make their case to a jury of their peers) before depriving one of their property? Oh!!!! I don’t consider myself a Republican, but there’s no arguing that their economic policy vis a vis government employment improves both efficiency and effectiveness. Was that shotgun a pigeon grade high dollar Purdy?