Criminal Justice

#Bystander Abuser

Consider the horrific case of David and Louise Turpin; A neighbor of the Turpin family allegedly said when he would come home from work at approximately 12-midnight he saw Turpin children from an open window on a couple of occasions marching back and forth for hours inside their home. Another neighbor allegedly said she saw […]

LAPD Changes Hours of Front Desk Services – Deploy “Ghost” Vehicles

A news release by the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) recently announced that they are changing the hours of front desk services at several area Police Stations. Starting December 1, 2017, front desk services at Devonshire, West Valley, Southeast, and Southwest Police Stations will change from 7 a.m., to 11 p.m., while the front desks […]

African American Seeks Asylum in Canada

UPDATE Kyle Lydell Canty’s refugee application to British Columbia, Canada was refused in October 2015.  Canty’s application citied that police in the United States were essentially targeting Black people and exterminating them. At an Immigration and Refugee Board hearing in October, where Canty represented himself, he argued that black people are “being exterminated at an alarming rate” in […]

US Police Chief’s Call for Reducing Prison Population

A group of 130 police chiefs, prosecutors and sheriffs from around the United States met this week in Washington DC to call for reforms that would reduce the US prison population. Those police chiefs are adding their voice as a group to others, including President Barack Obama, who wants to lower the incarceration rate in […]