Fire and Police News

A Historical look at California’s notable past massacres

Associated Press-Mary Altaffer - Lt. J. Paul Vance of the Connecticut State Police

When the unimaginable strikes from nowhere as it occurred at Sandy Hook Elementary, Newtown, Connecticut it’s a sobering reminder how precious life is and how life and families can be changed in a twinkling of an eye. Perhaps we will never learn what prompted this young man, Adam Lanza to take so many innocent lives…

Palo Alto’s Vehicle Habitation Ban on the Hit List

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Palo Alto’s Vehicle Habitation Ban on the Hit List of Assemblyman Tom Ammiano’s Homeless Bill of Rights. On June 27, 2012 Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee signed into law the Rhode Island Homeless Bill of Rights. On December 4, 2012 California State Assemblyman Tom Ammiano introduced a California equivalent: AB 5, which is a bill that would…

Creative Sentencing

Sidewalk driver sentenced

CLEVELAND: A woman caught on camera driving on a sidewalk to pass a Cleveland school bus that was unloading children stood in the cold at an intersection holding a sign warning people about idiots. A Cleveland Municipal Court judge ordered 32-year-old Shena Hardin to serve the highly public sentence for one hour Tuesday and Wednesday.…

RED LIGHT CAMERA SHAKEDOWN

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Oakland’s red light camera policy equals less safety for motorists and more money for private companies and the city.   Senator Simitian, law enforcement and other groups claim that Red Light Cameras are about safety and not about revenue for city coffers and the private companies that install and maintain the camera systems. According to…

Vote No On Pat Burt

My name is Tony Ciampi.  Some of you are probably aware of my case against the Palo Alto Police Department that went sour, but there may be many of you who are not. In March 2008 Palo Alto Police Officer Kelly Burger falsely arrested me and shot me in the face with his taser gun while…

Palo Alto police officers like St. Petersburg police officers boost their salaries with overtime pay

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  Officer Stanley Maybell earned $49,415 in overtime and extra pay, adding to a base salary of $59,425 for a total of $108,841. Palo Alto Police Last First Regular Name Name Job Title Department Salary    Overtime Moore Adrienne Police Agent/Adv Police $115,142.50 $78,042.02 Honiker Michael Police Sgt/Adv Police $149,597.67 $6,361.91 Jackson Curtiss Police Sgt/Adv…

$1,000.00 REWARD to Refute Evidence of the Crime Committed by PAPD

Should law enforcement officers be held accountable for fabricating evidence in order to falsely incriminate citizens of crimes? Is there any set of circumstances which would justify a law enforcement officer the right to edit and falsify evidence in order to incriminate citizens of crimes? If you answered yes to the first question and no…