| Political Talk|| Shot Spotter reports in Birmingham - Vince on 11/6/12 at 10:26 pm|
North and West precincts each reporting multiple shots detected from multiple locations - looks like Obama won....
| Political Talk|| I hope nobody gets upset when Obama takes the lead early today. - Vince on 11/6/12 at 7:18 am|
Yes, I will admit that I'm afraid that Obama will jump out to an early and substantial lead today.
Republicans usually vote after they finish work for the day!...
| O-T Lounge|| Good cop of the day - Sheriff Don Eslinger, Seminole County, FL - Vince on 10/31/12 at 1:35 pm|
Eslinger fired deputies Erik Ducharme and Chris Clutter, stating that they not only acted inappropriately at the scene but also lied and put the lives of others in danger with their irresponsible actions.[quote]"You exercised poor judgment in the escalating levels of force you used as compared to th...
| O-T Lounge|| Hurricane Sandy’s Biggest Idiots: Jet Skiing on the Hudson & More - Vince on 10/31/12 at 1:16 pm|
Sorry if Germans, I searched.
| O-T Lounge|| Homewood police officer fired after sending inappropriate text messages - Vince on 10/26/12 at 2:53 pm|
[quote]HOMEWOOD, Alabama - A Homewood police officer has been fired after authorities say an [b]18-year-old girl[/b] complained he pulled her over for no reason and later sent her a series of inappropriate text messages that frightened her.
The former officer, [b]46-year-old Mike Jackson[/b], is ...
| O-T Lounge|| FBI Uses Chainsaw In Raid On Wrong Fitchburg Apartment - Vince on 10/24/12 at 12:18 pm|
[quote]FITCHBURG (CBS) – It’s going to be a while before things get back to normal for Judy Sanchez and her three-year-old daughter.
Last Thursday, a team of FBI agents swarmed her apartment building as part of a massive citywide drug and weapons gang raid.
Trouble is, Sanchez lives in apartme...
| O-T Lounge|| Pennington Gap, Va Police Chief in Jail on Drug-Related Charges - Vince on 10/22/12 at 1:59 pm|
[quote]Oct. 20--Pennington Gap's police chief remained in jail Friday on drug-related charges [b]after his request for bond was denied in U.S. District Court[/b] in Abingdon.
William Bryan Young, who has served as the town's chief for about a year, is charged with possession of a firearm by an un...
| O-T Lounge|| Cherryville, NC - Police serving and protecting - Vince on 10/19/12 at 12:07 pm|
[b]Serving themselves for personal financial gain by protecting criminals for a price![/b]
[quote]Six Cherryville men were arrested, four currently working in Gaston County law enforcement.
One of those charged, Wesley Golden, 39, is a former captain in the Gaston County Sheriff’s Office who l...
| O-T Lounge|| Officer Guilty Of Murdering Pregnant Girlfriend - Vince on 10/19/12 at 2:01 am|
[quote]SAGINAW (WWJ/AP) - A jury in Saginaw has convicted a 37-year-old suspended police officer of first-degree murder in the extension cord strangulation of a woman eight months pregnant with his son.
The Saginaw County Circuit Court jury reached the verdict Thursday in the trial of Kenneth Blu...
| Political Talk|| Post-presidential debate, Obama supporters renew vows to murder Mitt Romney - Vince on 10/17/12 at 10:49 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| Policeman arrested after allegedly stabbing woman with horse tranquilizers - Vince on 10/16/12 at 1:02 pm|
[quote]A Hooks Police Sergeant is in custody on a $600,000 bond after allegedly stabbing a woman with horse tranquilizer syringes and assaulting her and others at a residence in Hooks.
David Kelly Horn, 44, was arrested at approximately 2 a.m. Oct. 15 and is in custody at Bi-State Justice Buildin...
| O-T Lounge|| Missing Investigator Found In Alabama With Cocaine - Vince on 10/15/12 at 8:32 pm|
[quote] He also had 59 Hydrocodone pills in an attaché case in his sheriff’s vehicle. Officials worry those drugs come from the sheriff department’s evidence room.
Hayes is not only an investigator, but also the evidence custodian. [/quote][link=(http://www.thesummervillenews.com/index.php?opt...
| O-T Lounge|| 10-year sentence sought for Spokane police beating - Vince on 10/10/12 at 7:41 pm|
[quote]SPOKANE, Wash. — Federal prosecutors intend to ask for a prison sentence of nine to 11 years for the man [u]convicted of using excessive force as a Spokane police officer[/u] and [u]lying to investigators about the 2006 beating death[/u] of a mentally ill suspect.[link=(http://www.wsoctv.com...
| O-T Lounge|| Grapevine, Texas police officer arrested in child porn probe - Vince on 10/10/12 at 12:36 pm|
[quote] The Associated Press Published: Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2012 - 9:52 am
FORT WORTH, Texas -- A North Texas police officer has been arrested in a child pornography investigation involving explicit DVD recordings.
Federal prosecutors in Fort Worth on Wednesday announced Grapevine Officer Ph...
| O-T Lounge|| Jurors sentence ex-HPD cop to life in prison for raping waitress - Vince on 10/9/12 at 1:22 pm|
[quote]HOUSTON — An ex-Houston police officer broke down in tears after he was sentenced to life in prison Monday for raping a waitress in the back of his patrol car.[/quote][quote]Joseph could have received as little as five years in prison, but jurors chose the maximum sentence instead. They actua...
| O-T Lounge|| What an Astronaut's Camera Sees at Night (from ISS) - Vince on 10/4/12 at 8:23 pm|
[quote]From the ISS, We fly along over Earth's luminous nocturnal landscapes, with Dr. Justin Wilkinson as our guide. This intimate tour takes us over cities and coastlines in the Americas, the Middle East and Europe.[/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| 9/11 FAA and NORAD audio with transcript - Vince on 9/29/12 at 1:04 am|
| O-T Lounge|| Police Officer charged with conspiring to plant drugs - Vince on 9/26/12 at 6:48 am|
[quote][b]U.S. Attorney’s Office September 17, 2012
NEWARK, NJ—A police officer with the Paterson Police Department was charged today with allegedly conspiring to plant drugs on an individual and falsely arresting the individual, United States Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.
| O-T Lounge|| Former Pittsburgh schools police officer faces sex charges - Vince on 9/21/12 at 6:16 pm|
[quote]A Pittsburgh Public Schools police officer has been charged with nearly two dozen counts of sex crimes stemming from a Pittsburgh police investigation into former students' accusations that he sexually assaulted them.
Robert Lellock, 43, of Beltzhoover, was arrested today at a friend's h...
| O-T Lounge|| Police Officer steals more than 800 packets of heroin - Vince on 9/21/12 at 8:12 am|
[quote]A former Berwick police officer was arrested Friday on charges he stole evidence from the department to support a drug habit, in which he allegedly stole more than 800 packets of heroin from police at one time.[/quote][quote]According to a Berwick Police Department release, the investigation ...
| O-T Lounge|| Samsung confirmed that it plans to sue Apple over eight patents - Vince on 9/21/12 at 4:35 am|
[quote]it is a possibility for Samsung to request a temporary injunction against the iPhone 5, which would mean that it would be off store shelves until some sort of agreement is reached.[/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| Texas Police Kill Unarmed Man Before Confiscating Witness Camera - Vince on 9/18/12 at 11:06 pm|
[quote]Police in Texas shot an unarmed man 41 times, then turned around and confiscated another man’s camera after he started taking photos and shooting video of the bloody aftermath.
Dallas-area cops then deleted the man’s footage before returning the camera four days later.[/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| Parkland Hospital (Dallas) exposed, hit with $1,000,000 fine - Vince on 9/18/12 at 9:08 pm|
[quote]Parkland agreed to pay $1 million for what the Department of State Health Services described as “egregious deficiencies,” including unsafe staffing levels, systemic infection-control breakdowns and “failure to comply with local, state and federal law.”
DSHS cited nine examples since 2011 i...
| Political Talk|| Tax dollars for needy cashed in at liquor stores, strip clubs, tobacco shops - Vince on 9/14/12 at 1:50 am|
$148,948.36 was redeemed in liquor stores
$4531.19 at Tobacco Shops
$5685.00 at Six Flags
| Political Talk|| Vice President Joe Biden Calls Hispanics ‘Most Powerful Force in American Politi - Vince on 9/14/12 at 1:28 am|
[quote]Vice President Joe Biden described the Hispanic population in this country as the “most powerful force in American politics” during a speech to the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Gala in Washington, D.C. Thursday night.
“I’m here to say thank you, and tell you how much this great...
| O-T Lounge|| Circuit Judge Gets 30 Days Off After Dispute in Wal Mart - Vince on 9/11/12 at 11:05 pm|
[quote]Judge Pope is then seen following his daughter down the aisle in their direction. As he approached the pair, it shows the judge pushing a shopping cart and his daughter out of the way and moving toward Murray in an aggressive manner. At that point the two men became involved in a verbal alter...
| O-T Lounge|| Cop: Mam, I need to see your license, proof of insurance, registration and tits - Vince on 9/11/12 at 10:52 pm|
[quote]A Miami-Dade police officer has been arrested for unlawfully detaining female drivers during his midnight shift last summer in order to have "sexually suggestive conversations."
The FBI says during one such traffic stop, 33-year-old Prabhainjana Dwivedi told a woman to show him pictures o...
| Political Talk|| Get to the Polls on November the 2, says Miss Michelle - Vince on 8/23/12 at 9:22 am|
[quote]So that one new voter that you register in your precinct -- think about it -- that one neighbor that you get to the polls on November the 2 I want you to understand, that could be the one that makes the difference. That one conversation, that one new volunteer you recruit, that could be the o...
| O-T Lounge|| Welfare For Whoopie Pies Refusal Lands Baker In National Spotlight - Vince on 8/22/12 at 12:43 am|
[quote]While appearing on Fox and Friends Thursday morning, the Ever So Humble Pie Company owner noted she is happy to sell her whoopie pies and other baked goods to everyone but feels the customer should pay for the sweet treats and not the American taxpayers. Taber also noted that she feels EBT ca...
| O-T Lounge|| North Augusta gun shop owner kills suspected burglar, injures two others - Vince on 8/9/12 at 6:28 pm|
[quote]Stephen Bayazes Jr., 57, told officers that he and his wife were asleep in an apartment at the back of the business, Guns & Ammo Gunsmith, 522 Edgefield Road, shortly before 4 a.m. when he awoke after hearing a loud crash and the activation of a silent alarm.
Bayazes grabbed an AR-15 semia...