Jury Acquits Virginia Cop Who Never Should Have Been Charged

Jury Acquits Virginia Cop Who Never Should Have Been Charged

By Steve Pomper   There have been a lot of acquittals of cops, lately. This is likely because prosecutors never should have charged the officers in the first place. So-called police “oversight” shouldn’t include trying every officer in a court of law—for doing their jobs—because you didn’t like the outcome.   “A jury has acquitted a Read more »

Anti-Cop Critics Allege Police “Misconduct” Lawsuits Are Costing Taxpayers?

By Steve Pomper   The left’s inability to engage in self-reflection is breathtaking as a recent headline in The Seattle Times demonstrated. “Police Misconduct is costing WA taxpayers millions. The trend shows no signs of slowing down.” Seattle is suffering a true, though self-inflicted, policing crisis, but the anti-police newspaper forges ahead with its anti-police, myth-making Read more »

Washington State Patrol Falls into Media Woke Trap

By Steve Pomper   I have the misfortune of living in the dictatorship of Washington State under Gov. Jay Inslee (refusing to relinquish his “emergency powers”). But, even living here and paying attention, I missed this news bit about the Washington State Patrol (WSP). Fortunately, the NPA’s own Sgt. Betsy Brantner Smith brought it to my Read more »

Prosecutor Won’t Charge Suspect in Attempted Carjacking of Police Car

By Steve Pomper   St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner is a treasure—for the anti-cop radical left. This George Soros-funded prosecutor (one of too many in the U.S.) has established a soft-on-crime/hard-on-victims and cops criminal justice system. Like all of these Soros-styled solicitors, here are a few markers that define their law enforcement philosophy. They don’t Read more »