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Walter Jones bill seeks mandatory PUBLIC reporting on crimes by immigrants

if you want money from the Department of Homeland Security, you will need to start keeping track of the immigration status of suspects you arrest.  That’s the reality congressman Walter Jones seeks with the introduction of HR 1888 —  The Jamiel Shaw, Jr. Memorial Act…

Posted in campaign 2014 Congress Media Politics

(Meet your new mailman.) The bureaucracy locks and loads.

Looking at these photos, you might think they come from the battlefront in Afghanistan.  Nope. Sorry.  Actually they were taken during a repo / collection action carried out by federal agents against American citizens in Nevada.  While Washington politicians fret over how insensitive and rash…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Law & Order Media Politics

shedding some light on cops & hoodies

The hubbub over this shooting case in Florida has created some new spin about black men being unfairly targeted because they are wearing hooded sweatshirts (AKA “hoodies.”) A friend of mine who works as a narcotics detective — and also happens to be black —…