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Bell: Druggies winning war at Calgary's safe injection site

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We are in the buffer area, as Calgary cops call it.

Right by the Sheldon Chumir Health Centre and its so-called safe injection site.

Quite the name, buffer area. An area between two warring sides.

But in this so-called buffer area, one side is winning the war and it’s not the hard-working, tax-paying, law-abiding citizens living in Calgary’s Beltline.

You just have to read a report from the Calgary police to know who is running the show in what was once a nice place and is now a circus for criminals and troublemakers to hang out and show us all who is boss.

The drug dealers, the meth addicts, the idiots who beat people, steal from them, steal from their vehicles, steal from their homes and businesses, damage their property, scare the hell out of them.

“Officers observed incidents of threats, assaults and alarming behaviours where bear spray, knives and machetes were used,” is just one of many nasty sentences from the cop report on the mayhem.

Here is another.

“These police observations are consistent with concerns raised by some community members and suggest violent........

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