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Law Enforcement Officers at Dakota Access Pipeline Protests Take Precautions After Social Media Threats

Law Enforcement Officers at Dakota Access Pipeline Protests Take Precautions After Social Media Threats

Law enforcement personnel working at the Dakota Access Pipeline protest near the Standing Rock Indian Reservation are taking precautions not to advertise their identities after threats were made to specific officers both online and in person. Currently work on the pipeline has been halted by Energy Transfer Partners due to safety concerns related to the on-going

ND Highway Patrol Trooper Accused Of Faking Tickets Says He Resigned Over Quotas

Earlier this week we learned that North Dakota Highway Patrol trooper Jeremie Meisel had resigned amid an allegations that he’d been writing fake tickets. Today I report at Watchdog that Meisel, through his attorney, is disputing the fake tickets accusation and says the real reason he left is because of an arrest/tickets quota the Highway

ND Highway Patrol Trooper Involved In Wrong-Way Driving Incident Placed On Leave

Previously I broke a story about a North Dakota Highway Patrol Trooper who was involved in a distracted driving incident. He drove the wrong way down U.S. Highway 2 for more than four miles while talking on the phone to a commander back in January, but an investigation into the incident wasn’t started by the

ND Highway Patrol Officer Drove Wrong Way On Highway While Talking On His Cell Phone

While investigating the North Dakota Highway Patrol’s quotas-that-aren’t-really-quotas policies, some of the troopers I spoke with (who want to remain anonymous because they fear retribution from supervisors) told me about an incident involving Lt. Troy Hischer which happened on January 5, 2015. On that date Hischer had been visiting the scene of the school bus-train

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