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Letter: Police are part of the problem in standoffs

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There has been a theme that has been carried out over and over. It always results in tragedy and I must ask -- Why can things not be handled much differently? It all starts when someone calls law enforcement to report that someone has a gun and is suicidal. The cops, all pumped up with little boy adrenaline, gather the SWAT team and surround the person's home.

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