Just one week after getting busted dining in an enclosed room without masks nor social distancing, Governor Gavin Newsom is already seeing real challenges to what he admitted was a loss to his “moral authority.”
Orange County Sheriff Don Barnes — who represents more than 3 million people in Southern California — stated that deputies in The O.C. won’t be making arrests nor responding to calls regarding violations of the governor’s orders. Barnes said his team will take an “education first” approach with citizens.
Sacramento — home of the Governor’s mansion and the State Capitol — is also pushing back.
“The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office will not be [...]
There is good news this week for frontline law enforcement officers across America, as well as America’s lawmakers: You can defend the good men & women among America’s police and still win at the ballot box.
In fact, many of your political futures depend upon it.
From California’s Congresswoman-elect Michelle Steel to New York’s Nicole Malliotakis, a message to Defend the Police — not #DefundThePolice — was overwhelmingly popular. As an Orange County Supervisor, Steel (a minority in a swing district) actually introduced a resolution to create a Law Enforcement Appreciation Day, and Malliotakis marched shoulder to shoulder with New York’s finest during her [...]
Ipswich, Mass – To serve and protect.
It’s not just a slogan.
Two police officers in Ipswich have been awarded for going above and beyond their call of duty for rescuing a man following a boating accident.
Ipswich police Lt. Jonathan Hubbard and officer Brian Murphy received commendation after the duo responded to a boating distress call last summer. The officers arrived to find four people in the water who had been thrown from a boat and found the watercraft circling the water, unmanned. The driver suffered life-threatening injuries after ultimately being run over by the boat.
The officers provided critical first aid [...]
Police in Northern Virginia are investigating three shootings in 36 hours.
A juvenile boy was found dead in Springfield after a report of a shooting at a Motel 6.
Then another juvenile, a 17-year old, suffered gunshot wounds to the upper body in another part of the county, where an 18-year old at the house was reported to be cooperating with authorities.
Lastly, police were called to a gun range where two men suffered gunshot wounds in what was suspected to be a domestic disturbance. Both men were taken to the hospital where one man has life-threatening injuries.
The trio of shootings had Fairfax County law enforcement working around the clock, in an [...]