“The LAPD (click here for CBS link) says the purpose of the training is, in part, to ensure the military’s ability to operate in urban environments.
Now haven’t we had 20+ years of urban training in Iraq and Afghanistan?
“Chief Warrant Officer David Duran was a U.S. Army aviator for 12 years. He now flies Blackhawk helicopters for the National Guard in California. Duran says the training could be a dry run for a future mission.”