Policeman rescued from Rahat mob: We were sitting in the car waiting to die.
We were surrounded. You just sit and wait to die, or for someone to get you out, reading 'Shema Israel.'"
What .? sitting and waiting for to die ?
The Policemen had two wepons - The Car and their Guns.
If possible or needed,
they could drive over the Mobsters or,
they could shot them.