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"Why" our badge is so heavy

I recently went with the girlfriend over to a social gathering of non law enforcement party go-er’s.  These were long time friends and co-workers of her’s.  818 more words

Never mind probation officers - let's replace MPs and Lords with ATM-style machines

(not satire – it’s the UK today!)

I think MPs might have just shot themselves in the foot.

Because they’ve decided that Sodexo – the private  165 more words

Open Government

Experimenting: Chapter One

“Mom, I know your intentions are good, but aren’t the police the protective force that maintains the status quo for the wealthy elite? Don’t you think we ought to attack the roots of social problems instead of jamming people into overcrowded prisons?” 1,032 more words


Three Rules of How NOT to Teach a Class

So that statement might sound bigheaded of me considering I haven’t got a teaching qualification. However, I do have experience teaching foreign students, adults and training staff so I think I have at least a basic grasp on this. 1,041 more words


ABC 7: "He had a big heart," says neighbor of Slain Businessman Bill Stamps

Saturday, March 28, 2015 || Originally Published: Friday, March 27, 2015 || ABC 7 News

MAYWOOD, Ill. (WLS) — Suburban businessman Bill Stamps was shot and killed Thursday night as he sat in his car outside of his Maywood home, police said. 289 more words


Twitter user posts picture of racist attacker on Twitter - and gets trolled

(not satire – it’s the UK today!)

A Twitter user tweeted a photograph of a racist attacking him in his car:

But Pritpal Singh – who was targeted because he is a Sikh – managed to stop the attack by taking out his phone and taking a picture of his racist attacker: 58 more words

Human Rights

BREAKING: One Dead in Fatal Shooting Last Night on 1400 Block of South 19th

Friday, March 27, 2015 || By Michael Romain || Updated: 1:27 PM

Victim was the father of the late Ferris Howard’s co-defendant in a 2012 murder case… 189 more words