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Sheriff’s Tactics Criticized

Sheriff’s Tactics Criticized

Via Durham, N.C. — The Durham County Sheriff’s Office on Sunday responded to social media backlash concerning the way they handled the possibility of a white supremacist rally in the city on Friday.   Attorneys Scott Holmes, who is representing several protesters who were arrested last week in connection with the vandalism of a

Outstanding Work, BPD!

Via The Hill: Boston Police Commissioner William Evans said on Saturday that the vast majority of people who came out to protest a conservative free speech rally were there “for the right reason.”   “Ninety-nine point nine percent of the people here were here for the right reason, and that’s to fight bigotry and hate

Cop Killer Arrested

Via the Orlando Sentinel: Hours before he was arrested in the shooting deaths of two Kissimmee police officers Friday night, Everett Glenn Miller posted photos online of a home and the tall grass surrounding it.   “I Found My Castle,” he wrote just before 6 p.m. “All guards have desserted. [sic] I have to reinforce

Friday Night Nightmare

6 officers shot in 3 separate incidents; 2 killed In a span of less than two hours Friday night, six peace officers were shot in three different locations—four in Florida, two in Pennsylvania. Two officers from the Kissimmee Police Dept., in Osceola County, died of gunshot injuries sustained when they responded to a call. Kissimmee

VIDEO: Cams Capture Incident

Via the Los Angeles Times: Sacramento police on Thursday released body-camera images from a controversial encounter last month in which an officer grabbed the arm of a pregnant woman who moments later fell to the ground.   The department released a statement saying officials decided to post the dramatic and, at times, profane video, which

Militias and Protests

Via Politico: The bloody weekend in Charlottesville that began with several hundred chanting white supremacists on a torch-lit march will long be remembered for the searing image of a growling muscle car plowing through a defenseless crowd of counter-protesters.   But there was another moment from the weekend that revealed a potentially more consequential truth

Sheriff Slammed On Twitter

Via ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The Bernalillo County Sheriff told KRQE News 13 on Wednesday that he has launched an internal investigation to find out who used the department’s official Twitter account to accuse him of giving his friends special treatment.   “We believe it’s a serious infraction,” said Sheriff Manuel Gonzales. “I think

VIDEO: Mini Doc Captures Charlottesville

Via the Huffington Post: HBO’s “Vice News Tonight” was on the ground amid the chaos and violence that hit Charlottesville, Virginia, last weekend and the resulting documentary is an education. Youtube   Correspondent Elle Reeve primarily follows white nationalist leader Christopher Cantwell throughout the 22-minute piece. Interspersed throughout are interviews with ex-KKK leader David Duke

Push to Oust Chief Intensifying

The latest no confidence vote is coming out of Louisville, Kentucky. The Louisville City Council last month voted 13-9 to approve a resolution which “urges Mayor Greg Fisher to ask for Police Chief Steve Conrad’s resignation and open the selection process for a new Chief. The resolution is a non-binding measure that requires no formal

Neo-Nazis Blame Cops

Via Newsweek: The organizer of the White Supremacist rally in Charlottesville that descended into violence has claimed police were responsible for the clashes and that Nazis were victimized.   Unite the Right organizer Jason Kessler said the clashes and chaos at the Saturday gathering, that left one person dead and others injured after a car