“Officer-Involved Shooting” And Other Self-Serving Police Double-Speak

The killing of Michael Brown by police officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, and the various incidents that have come to light since, have brought to the national attention an ugly side of our American policing community. However, there is a more insidious trend hiding behind the militarization of police forces and casual violation and dismissal […]

City of Los Angeles Agrees to Pay $575,000 to Settle Disgusting LAPD Sex Abuse Case

Many stories I read about annoy me, frustrate me — heck, they even tick me off.  It takes a strong reprehensible element to a story for me to actually be truly disgusted by something I read.  But that’s exactly what happened when I ran across the story concerning the City of Los Angeles and the settlement […]