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GPD made the right call on Mardi Gras - The Galveston County Daily News : Letters To Editor

December 22, 2014

GPD made the right call on Mardi Gras

Posted: Thursday, March 6, 2014 12:00 am

In Galveston, police officers launched canisters of pepper spray into a crowd of Mardi Gras revelers early Sunday morning as they cleared the streets at the end of the night’s celebrations.

Kudos to the Galveston Police officers working the Mardi Gras on Saturday evening on The Strand. Their controlled and measured response to a relatively small group of revelers who turned ugly at closing contained a situation that could have rapidly become riotous.

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