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Speaking of reprimands…

Right…when pigs fly and hell freezes over.

Reprimand? How about prosecution? Oh…I forget.

What an Officer Was Caught Admitting on Camera During a County Meeting Has Him Facing Fierce Reprimand Mar. 3, 2015 1:11pm Jon Street Law enforcement officers’ jobs are tough – but so are the laws that hold them accountable to protect and serve. In Michigan, for example, it is illegal for law enforcement agencies to […]

Why is it that I’m not the least bit surprised? I’m sure this is one of the reasons your liar in chief has his panties in a bunch about PM Netanyahu coming to speak to Congress.

H/T Drudge Report: Obama Threatened to Shoot Down IAF Iran Strike Kuwaiti paper claims unnamed Israeli minister with good ties with the US administration ‘revealed the attack plan to John Kerry.’ By Mark Langfan First Publish: 3/1/2015, 4:18 PM Barack Obama Reuters The Bethlehem-based news agency Ma’an has cited a Kuwaiti newspaper report Saturday, that US President […]

Feel good story of the week.

Florida boy who battles a disease with no cure gets his dream job By NBC News Updated Feb 25, 2015 at 7:55 PM CST Cape Coral, FL. ( – Florida’s Cape Coral Police Department has sworn in its youngest canine officer: 8-year-old Zachary Boucher who has snagged his dream job.Boucher wanted to be a police […]

Why not cut his head off or burn him alive? That’s what he believes in, right?

Minnesotan charged with trying to join ISIS pleads guilty IssuesLaura Yuen · Feb 26, 2015   An 18-year-old Inver Grove Heights man pleaded guilty Thursday to trying to join the terrorist group ISIS in Syria. Abdullahi Yusuf is the first defendant to plead guilty in the federal government’s investigation into Minnesotans who have enlisted or […]

I’m not so sure I’d call it justice, but at least its over.

RIGHT HOOKS Justice for Chris Kyle Feb. 25, 2015   On Feb. 2, 2013, famed Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, a Patriot from Texas and author of the book “American Sniper” on which the movie of the same name is based, and his colleague Chad Littlefield were murdered in Texas. On Tuesday, a little over two years […]

Chump change compared to Cartoon County’s garbage nazi.

Fourth man pleads guilty to stealing $104K from Minnesota State Fair beer exhibit By St. Paul Pioneer Press Today at 1:25 p.m. ST. PAUL — Jordan Strickland, the fourth and final suspect charged in federal court for last year’s Minnesota State Fair beer exhibit robbery, has pleaded guilty. The federal indictment, filed in October, charged Strickland, 23; Antonio […]

Thankfully, it sounds like the officer will be okay, physically anyway. As citizens and taxpayers, can we get serious about punishing criminals…sometime?

MPD Officer Jordan Davis out of hospital after being shot in line of duty yesterday  Posted: Feb 22, 2015 2:31 PM CSTUpdated: Feb 22, 2015 2:40 PM CST by Aaron Rupar Andrew Neal MINNEAPOLIS (KMSP) -A spokesperson for North Memorial Medical Center tells Fox 9 News that Minneapolis Police Department officer Jordan Davis is out of the […]

What could possibly go wrong? I know its posted as a gun free zone but is it posted as a Jihad free zone?

‘Be particularly careful’ today, U.S. homeland security chief tells MOA visitors Article by: JENNIFER BJORHUS and PAUL WALSH , Star Tribune staff writers Updated: February 22, 2015 – 9:23 AM Al-Shabab released a video calling for attacks on Western malls. The video specifically mentioned the megamall in Bloomington. hide President Obama spoke to the new class of Minnesota AmeriCorps […]

No suspect description? Think it be labeled a hate crime?

Mpls. officer shot responding to North Side burglary; suspect at large Article by: LIZ SAWYER and LIBOR JANY , Star Tribune staff writers Updated: February 21, 2015 – 11:44 AM   scene where a Minneapolis police officer was shot near 2300 Fremont Ave. N. during an early morning robbery call on north side Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015, in Minneapolis, […]