Fire and Police News

Freedom Demands Justice, Justice Demands Truth

     When the government can fabricate audio/video recordings in order to incriminate citizens of crimes then we are no longer FREE. When the government can destroy the evidence of their crimes committed against private citizens with impunity, then we are no longer FREE. When the government can appoint judges who have dictatorial powers of ruling against the law…

When cop’s become sexual predators with a badge

618-badcops

When the unspeakable and the unimaginable occurs; you’re a young female and you’ve just been pulled over by a police officer and you have no idea why?  As he approaches the driver’s side of her car, all seems normal when he asks for her drivers license, registration and proof of insurance. However, during the course…

Lack of Shelter Beds

Week10_07_07Terry MayerBeds for the homeless

There is a lack of shelter beds in the Palo Alto area. There have not been enough beds for those in need for a long time now. There are even fewer total shelter beds in the area now that Clare Mateo closed. As Google and other local employers offer landlords higher and higher rents to…

Long lines form for first Tri-City gun buyback program

Menlo Park, Palo Alto and East Palo Alto gun buyback

Long lines of car were forming early this morning in front of East Palo city hall  where three city’s were taking part in a first gun buyback program involving East Palo Alto, Palo Alto and Menlo Park. Funding for the program, fifty thousand dollars, were “privately donated” according to Menlo Park police commander, Dave Bertini…

Fair competition and equal media access denied

Blacklisted

You be the judge.  Back before the break-up of the Bell System in 1984 it was the view of many including the Federal Government that AT&T had in fact monopolized the nations telecommunication industry.  Many emerging competitors were claiming foul play including MCI. And so it was, Federal Court Judge Green in his historic decent…

De costa a costa historias de la brutalidad policial contra los latinos, la historia de un hombre

alto brutalidad policial

Ciudad de Mountain View, California, EE.UU. – 2010 La brutalidad policial caso sigue sin resolverse. En el año 2010 la Policía de Mountain View me agredió a golpes, siendo yo un residente y contribuyente de la Ciudad. ¿Por qué? Simplemente porque les pedí clemencia para una pobre anciana discapacitada mental que era acosada por ellos…

Post Lawyers challenge police secrecy – Revisited

Open government and transperency

We beleive, what the Daily Post failed to report and disclose, were all the documents concerning their California Public Records Request Act requests, and subsequent opposing answers from the city of Los Altos. We’ve done that for them now. After all, isn’t that what it’s all about?  Open Government and Transparency in reporting the news!…