The Newton Police Department was made aware of a complaint that an Officer had abused a citizen through social media. The Department took quick action and did a complete investigation exonerating the Officer of any wrongdoing.
Once again, a man who not only attempted to run officers over but attempted to shoot them was taken into custody in Grafton, W.V.. The suspect wasn’t shot, neither were the officers, so naturally the media was silent.
On November 29, 2015 in Gwinnett County, Ga. Zanub Rizvi had a motor vehicle accident and Officers from the Gwinnett County Police Department arrived on the scene to do their duty. It is how they treated Zanub Rizvi and her mother in law who are Muslim’s that is getting some viral attention.
December 27, 2015 The Owasso, Ok Police Department received a negative rating from a person on their Facebook page from a motorist who was pulled over. The complaint was written to the Department and replied to by a member of the Department in a timely fashion. It quickly went viral. The post was taken down but was captured prior to being taken down by KOTV and posted on their Facebook page.
Apparently the complainant decided better about making allegations that were not exactly factual.
November 20, 2015 Knoxville, Tn in what is becoming more and more prevalent today body cameras worn by officers are showing that Police officers are doing their jobs properly and that their accusers are making baseless accusations often. Thankfully a reported incident was quickly put to rest in Knoxville and reported by WBIR of a woman who was arrested for DWI and accused the Officer of fondling her at her vehicle prior to her roadside sobriety checks.
Dorothy Bland, dean of the journalism school at the University of North Texas enjoys morning walks as part of her exercise routine in the Corinth, Tx. neighborhood where she resides. This past week on Saturday her routine was interrupted for a few moments by Officers from that jurisdiction in what most rational people would consider a casual encounter if not amiable. Before proceeding, please watch a video of the brief encounter.
October 31, 2015 While the growing controversy over the latest media outburst over an Officer that was filmed in S.C. with a student that would not follow the rules in class, listen to her teacher or principal and refused warnings from a Police Resource Officer abound in the media. Educators around the nation as well as students are standing up now for their resource officers.