They all like pretending they're SWAT. They get trained by ex-SEALS, many of them are in the national guard, and it fuels their ego to look like Billy Badass. It's not really all that different from the rednecks walking around in duck hunting camo all day.
Larssen wrote:I'm more bothered by the fact regular US police feel a need to dress up as though they're military. It makes no sense and only estranges them from the public they serve.
"Ah, you miserable creatures! You who think that you are so great! You who judge humanity to be so small! You who wish to reform everything! Why don't you reform yourselves? That task would be sufficient enough."