COLLECTORS ITEM: Put This One On The Mantle

31 July 2013

After nearly 10 continuous minutes without a single police radio transmission in the 19th district:

OFFICER: Radio check?
DISPATCHER: It’s a good signal. Things are…just…quiet.

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