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James Kerian: Alleged Ferguson PD Racism Is Nothing Compared To Senate Democrats

James Kerian: Alleged Ferguson PD Racism Is Nothing Compared To Senate Democrats

Last week the Justice Department, under Attorney General Eric Holder’s supervision, released its report on the shooting of Michael Brown by Darren Wilson of the Ferguson Police Department.  The report stated that there is “no evidence” that Wilson did anything illegal and that the “Hands Up, Don’t Shoot” myth that has been perpetrated by Wilson’s critics

John Dietrich: Click Here For Your Opportunity To Thank A Cop

The pot was already boiling on Friday, December 19th, 2014 when 2 straight months of demonstrations against police were gripping the national spotlight. One video showed a protester sucker punching a police officer in the face as the officer was protecting the protesters’ right to peacefully march (incredible irony, no?). Another photo went viral of

The North Dakota Legislature Should Fund Body Cameras For Cops

Lawmakers are in Bismarck this week for their organizational session. Between the swearing-in and training they’re also working on the bills that will be considered during the regular session next year. Drafts are being circulated for amendment and sponsorship. Here’s one idea that some lawmaker should take up, if they haven’t already: Funding to pay

Matt Evans: In Ferguson, Body Cameras Would Have Been Cheaper Than Riots

Conjecture: putting tamper-proof cameras on every officer and every patrol car would have cost significantly less than burning down an entire neighborhood while an overwhelming military force harassed and roughed up the wrong people. Twice. I’m not sure there’s ANY amount of evidence that could have convinced the folks who are angry right now not