I got pulled over by NHP while traveling on 395 in downtown Reno, Nevada yesterday. And after the recent Las Vegas shooting act I was thinking that there was no way that these cops would be cool. But everything turned out all right. I wish all cops were like these two. Sorry about the barking dogs… they don’t like uniforms or strangers. It only lasts a minute or so though. I usually use private tags from http://shop.freedomfromgovernment.org and never get pulled over but this time I had an expired state plate on the car. I didn’t give them any documents and only my ministry credential for ID and they let me drive away.
Today, more than 23,000 representatives of private industry are working quietly with the FBI and the Department of Homeland Security. The members of this rapidly growing group, called InfraGard, receive secret warnings of terrorist threats before the public does — and, at least on one occasion, before elected officials. In return, they provide information to the government, which alarms the ACLU. But there may be more to it than that. One business executive, who showed me his InfraGard card, told me they have permission to “shoot to kill” in the event of martial law. InfraGard is “a child of the FBI,” says Michael Hershman, the chairman of the advisory board of the InfraGard National Members Alliance and CEO of the Fairfax Group, an international consulting firm.
InfraGard started in Cleveland back in 1996, when the private sector there cooperated with the FBI to investigate cyber threats.
“Then the FBI cloned it,” says Phyllis Schneck, chairman of the board of directors of the InfraGard National Members Alliance, and the prime mover behind the growth of InfraGard over the last several years. Continue reading “The FBI”s Ties to Private Sector Mercenaries (Burns, Oregon)”