Nuance and Rationality
Bill Quick

Vox Popoli: The unfit sheep dog It’s a good metaphor. The fact that sheep dogs are necessary doesn’t mean some of them aren’t crazy and need to be kept away from the sheep. And the fact that some sheep dogs … Continue reading

Are Good Cops Really Good?
Bill Quick

The Crazily Misplaced War on Cops | PJ Media Even as a sixties Vietnam War demonstrator, it struck me that the enmity against police was weirdly misplaced.  When I heard the cries off “Off the pigs!” I felt more than … Continue reading

Yeah, Sure, I Believe That
Bill Quick

Sheriff: Deputies asked not to dine at Sedro-Woolley restaurant | KOMO Through an interpreter, the owners of Lucky Teriyaki told KOMO News that they’ve received death threats online and over the phone. A language barrier appears to have lead to … Continue reading

I Doubt This Will End Well,,,,
Bill Quick

Woman dies after being stabbed in Roland Park – Baltimore Sun 9-year-old woman was fatally stabbed in Baltimore’s Roland Park neighborhood as she was walking her dogs Friday night, police said. Officers were called to the 600 block of W. … Continue reading

Vox Day: Dallas Was Inevitable
Bill Quick

Vox Popoli: 4GW in Dallas As Spacebunny tweeted: I called Dallas last week.  Not in Dallas, but the retaliation.  They created the climate by constantly and systematically protecting their own. Everyone should be held accountable for their mistakes.  Especially when … Continue reading

Maybe Philandro Castile Wasn’t Quite The Saint He’s Being Painted As…?
Bill Quick

The Curious Case of Philando Castile – Falcon Heights, MN Police Shooting… | The Last Refuge Would it change the overall impression of events if the officer: ….was not simply pulling over a random vehicle identified with a broken tail light (claim … Continue reading

More Priorities
Bill Quick

A Few Thoughts on the Killing of Philando Castile | National Review If Reynolds’s account were to be confirmed, it should worry all 13 million concealed carriers in the United States (well, it should worry everybody, but it should especially … Continue reading

Smile For the Camera
Bill Quick

The shooting of Alton Sterling is troubling to say the least « Hot Air We’ll get to the video below, but there are a number of troubling elements to this story, many of which are confirmed by the police. It’s … Continue reading

We’re from the Government and We’re Here to Help
SteveF

… ourselves to your wealth. Corrupt agent who investigated Silk Road is suspected of another $700k heist Newly unsealed court documents have revealed that one of the corrupt federal agents investigating Silk Road, the online drug marketplace, is suspected of … Continue reading

Don’t Forget Them, Okay?
Bill Quick

Orlando gunman had used gay dating app and visited LGBT nightclub on other occasions, witnesses say – LA Times The police chief said Mateen did not shoot between the time he retreated to the bathroom and when police breached the … Continue reading

OK Highway Cops Become High Tech Armed Robbers
Bill Quick

Oklahoma highway patrol can take your bank balance when they pull you over Now, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol has a device that also allows them to seize money in your bank account or on prepaid cards. It’s called an ERAD, … Continue reading

My Guess?
Bill Quick

Silicon Valley county passes new law requiring approval before cops buy spy kit | Ars Technica A Silicon Valley county has become the first in the United States to vote in a new law that requires “continued oversight and regular … Continue reading

Surprise, Surprise: SJPD Chief “Affiliated With La Raza.”
Bill Quick

San Jose Police Chief Who Admits ALLOWING ATTACKS on Trump Supporters is Affiliated With La Raza Conservative writer A.J. Delgado noted the stunning statement on Twitter: View image on Twitter  Follow A.J. Delgado @AJDelgado13 OH. MY. GOD. Basically: “Arresting them would … Continue reading

Still Think The Cops Will Protect You When the Chips Go Down?
Bill Quick

Pecan Corner: San Jose PD Tips On How To Survive Mob Attacks They will not protect us. The police in blue city after blue city have shown they will refuse to prevent mobs from assaulting innocent citizens who have a … Continue reading

Secret for the Good of the Nation
SteveF

Germany Looks To Prosecute Cologne New Year’s Attacks Whistleblowers The Green-Socialist coalition government in the region of North Rhine-Westphalia are not at all amused by whistleblowers who leaked documents that showed police tampering with witness reports from the New Years … Continue reading

What’s For Dinner? Your Choice….
Bill Quick

PAPERS PLEASE!!! « The Burning Platform After being my wife for 25 years she may have developed a slight anti-state, anti-police slant. It was heavily reinforced by this experience. She was asked for her papers by the donut eating, government … Continue reading

News From the Shooting Gallery
Bill Quick

Instapundit » Blog Archive » #BLUELIVESMATTER: Officer wounded as shots fired at police station near D.C. UPDATE: “A police of… UPDATE: “A police officer was fatally shot in an ‘unprovoked attack’ near a police station in a Maryland suburb of … Continue reading

How… unexpected
SteveF

Surprise! NSA data will soon routinely be used for domestic policing that has nothing to do with terrorism National Security Agency data will be shared with other intelligence agencies like the FBI without first applying any screens for privacy. Grab … Continue reading

Where Trump and I Disagree
Bill Quick

EXCLUSIVE- Donald J. Trump First Candidate to Reply to the ‘Sessions Test’ – Breitbart The first candidate to reply to Sessions’ questionnaire was GOP frontrunner Donald J. Trump. In his response, Trump declares, “After my inauguration, for the first time … Continue reading

Queen of the Road
Bill Quick

Instapundit » OUR RULING CLASS IN A NUTSHELL: Beyonce Sings Anti-Cop Song At Super Bowl… After Getting Highway-Clearing Police Escort. Lord knows I’m no cop fanboy, but I really hate people like Beyonce, … Continue reading

The Police State Sues
Bill Quick

Police officer to sue family of teenager he shot « Hot Air One hardly knows where to begin. The attorney for Officer Rialmo, Mr. Brodsky, clearly must think he has some sort of strategy going here. To offer the benefit … Continue reading

Dog-Murdering Pigs
Bill Quick

When is a dog worth more than a quarter million dollars? « Hot Air Out in Colorado we learned the answer to the question in the title of this post. A dog can be worth a lot of money if … Continue reading

They Thought They Saw A Gun
Bill Quick

Ammon Bundy, Three Others Arrested In Oregon Stand-Off; Police Say Two People Were Shot One of the Protesters Killed:Shot by the authorities, I guess. Yes, that’s generally the way to bet. … Continue reading

Welcome to the Police State
Bill Quick

“Bring back Officer Friendly! Robocop sucks” » Cold Fury That’s the whole idea, and their whole purpose. It pains me to have to alert my children to the dangers we face from police. I was raised to respect them—and I … Continue reading

Shhh. They’re the Secret Police
Bill Quick

Filming the police (at a safe distance) is not a crime « Hot Air It is if the cops decide it is.  They are, after all, the judges, juries, and executioners when they feel like it. … Continue reading

Tamir Rice – My One Thought
Bill Quick

Can We All Agree That Cops Shouldn’t Shoot 12-Year-Olds? | PJ Media Rice was playing with a toy gun near a recreational center in 2014 when someone spotted him and called the cops. The caller told the dispatcher that the … Continue reading

The Primary Personal Danger of Open Carry
Bill Quick

Grand Jury Declines Indictment In Police Shooting of 12-Year-Old Tamir Rice I think this is a pretty tough call either way. Yes, the kid had a simulated gun; on the other hand, it’s not good practice to take two seconds … Continue reading

It’s All In How You Use Them
Bill Quick

BREAKING: Shooting in San Bernardino, Calif.; 17 Dead, 14+ Wounded; 3 Suspects — 2 Down, 1 Detained It can alienate and intimidate local residents, and send the wrong message.” While that’s true, he’s referring more to the use of the equipment … Continue reading

One Obvious Answer
Bill Quick

How do we identify killer cops?: Spence Make the other cops tell us who they are? They know, you know. … Continue reading

Are There Really Any “Good Cops?”
Bill Quick

Questions and Observations | Free Markets, Free People I get the sense that police today are quicker to use force, less interested in de-escalating conflict, and far quicker to take offense to any suspected questioning of their authority. There seems … Continue reading

Video of The Chicago Cop Shooting of Laquan McDonald
Bill Quick

I’m sure that Rahmbo Emanuel and Barack “God Damn America” Obama are thrilled at this, but I do have to confess that, based solely on this video, it looks like the cops are going to have to lift a heavy … Continue reading

A Sight to See
Bill Quick

This AP photo from St Denis is really something pic.twitter.com/vFRHx6tAwx — Miriam Elder (@MiriamElder) November 18, 2015 Indeed. It’s rare to see cops using such excellent and consistent trigger control.

Cops and Robbers: Now The Cops Are Bigger Robbers Than The Robbers
Bill Quick

Police Civil Asset Forfeitures Exceed The Value Of All Burglaries In 2014 | Zero Hedge Between 1989 and 2010, U.S. attorneys seized an estimated $12.6 billion in asset forfeiture cases. The growth rate during that time averaged +19.4% annually. In 2010 … Continue reading

How Fit Should You Be In Order to Shoot Somebody?
Bill Quick

Springs Officers Will No Longer Take Fitness Tests After Discrimination Lawsuit « CBS Denver Colorado Springs residents had a lot to say after hearing that Colorado Springs police officers will no longer have to take physical fitness tests this year. … Continue reading

Cops and Robbers? Cops ARE Robbers.
Bill Quick

Instapundit » Blog Archive » LEGALIZED PIRACY: New report: In tough times, police start seizing a lot more stuff from people. … One possible explanation for the recent rise is that “the years 2008 to 2014 were some lean economic … Continue reading

Back-Shooting Bitch
Bill Quick

The Captain’s Journal » Police Officer Who Shot Man In The Back Said She Feared He Had A Gun Does anyone who isn’t a law enforcement officer believe that this defense – “There was no other reason for him to … Continue reading

Top Drug Thug: Let Slip the Cops of War!
Bill Quick

DEA chief: Comey ‘spot on’ linking Ferguson impact to crime surge WASHINGTON — The nation’s top drug enforcement official said Wednesday that FBI Director James Comey was “spot on” when he recently offered the controversial assessment that violent crime surges … Continue reading

Typical Cop BS: “You’re Under Arrest For Resisting Arrest!”
Bill Quick

Black American Applies for Refugee Status in Canada Canty did, however, admit to the IRB that he has several outstanding charges in multiple states for crimes ranging from disorderly conduct to issuing threats to resisting arrest. And Canty made it clear that he doesn’t … Continue reading

Call In a Gun, Get a Corpse
Bill Quick

Body cam footage of cop killing unarmed man disputed | Ars Technica A 20-year-old unarmed Utah man was dead, shot twice by a Salt Lake City police officer. It happened 21 seconds after police responded to a 911 caller who … Continue reading

The Waco Biker Shooting Video
Bill Quick

Surveillance video shows Waco biker shooting Since we have little credible information as to what really started this, we have to proceed with what we have in the video. 1.  Obviously, many of the bikers were armed with firearms. 2.  … Continue reading