FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Date: September 18, 2012
Contact: Brian Austin, MPPOA (608) 347-2773
David McClurg, Vice President, MPPOA (608) 577-2074
Police Unions’ Statement Regarding Recent Enforcement Action at the Capitol
The Madison Professional Police Officers Association and Dane County Deputy Sheriffs Association today release the following joint statement:
In February of 2011, tens of thousands of Wisconsinites travelled to our state Capitol in order to have their voices heard. It was truly a remarkable time in Wisconsin’s history, where people from all sides of a political issue came together in one place to peacefully demonstrate.…
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Via David A. (Batman) Batan USMC and Occupy Marine – Present Sunday #S17 for the OWS 1 year anniversary
Eleven years ago, this past September 11th, I was on the 42nd floor of Tower 2. I did tempt work as an “office bitch” for some insurance companyâ€”I only started a few months earlier.
I was there early that fateful morning when the first plane crashed on Tower 1. Not knowing what really had happened at that time to the opposite building, my co-workers and I felt its impact Tower 2. No official evacuation warning was announced, but I stood…
Join Us 8/28/2012-9/15/2012
ropping the shield and bridging the gap – Occupy Police will be branching out and switching our focus heavily toward opening up lines of communication between police and their communities using a centralized international social networking website that will make use of various social media outlets, daily group chats/conversations by locality, forums and (hopefully) actual community events. This website will be built by various techs over the next 4-6 months. Danny, the civilian OP Founder and the officers that make up OP are heavily behind this shift, we hope to lay the groundwork for a more community…
Please read a heavily bias and pretty offensive truth I’ve written out for you followed by a very serious question, here goes -
Anywhere: The Curious Tale of Mr and Ms Snotty, the Little Sidewalk Chalker, her Father, the Police, City Council and the Public
One day, a little girl is out sidewalk chalking when a snotty neighbor decided he doesn’t like it, and like all snotty people, they deflect to the police, all of their non-emergency issues – Here’s how it goes
Scenario 1 | the caller gets told by 911 to “get a life” then 911…
MY VERY ODD THEORY:
Via OP Founder
I may have just text this to you -
While the banks take our money and make garbage loans which they profit from on the side, and the 1% rapes third world countries for cheap labor, and destroys the jobs of first world countries, effectively devaluing both labor and money worldwide, I had this odd theory, and solution to counter their selfish game -
Solution: A first world country ban on imports that don’t meet a certain labor pay standard from the exporting country (Pay your employees well, or we will not import…
News broke the day Tom Winsor took his new position as Chief Consabulary that the Lincolnshire Mounted Unit may be scraped this week, also many regions are warming up to G4S -
THE former chairman of Notts Police authority says it would be disastrous if the force sold its horses.
Notts Police has proposed closing the mounted unit as part of its bid to find savings of Â£42.3m.
It would save Â£93,000 a year, and raise an extra Â£20,000 from the sale of horses.
But ex-police authority chairman John Clarke is opposing the move and has urged people…
7/5/12 | UPDATED: 35 Year Veteran Boston Police Officer James (Larry) Brown Speaks Up Against BPPA (Boston Police Patrolman’s Association) ‘Pax Centurion’ Editor James Carnell, highlighting internal racism and parts of the Boston Police subculture which “can’t continue” he says. BPO Brown goes on to say Officer Carnell does not speak for all Boston Police Officers. The Interview was conducted by WBUR Radio 90.9 in Boston, also on was Boston Phoenix writer Chris Faraone. You may remember Chris, he had a one on one with Occupy Police Founder Danny back in November –
6/29/12 | To James W. Carnell, Veteran…
Dear Mr lewis
I write you from berlin, germany. I am sorry because I used my school english and that isnt very good. I hope you can understand me.
Afew months ago i buy me a german newspaper. in that newspaper was a article about the occupy wallstreet. a few people gives statements about what is happened on 17. november. i read what you have to saying. for me it was really inspiring what you have to say.
“a policeman may only use violence to live a secure, or prevent someone is injured”
So that stands in the newspaper here.…
Former G4S Officer Says A Mass Takeover Of Core Police Functions by G4S Is “Irresponsible”
Danny @ OcPo had a one on one with a former G4S officer who quit due to mismanagement and safety concerns, he says a takeover of core police functions in the UK by G4S is “Irresponsible” here’s how it went -
Danny: Thank you for speaking with us.
G4S Officer: Â “My pleasure. Glad to be of assistance.”
Danny:Â Â For obvious reasons we won’t mention you here by name.
G4S Officer:Â Â “Appreciated.”
Danny:Â Â For the purpose of this interview can I call you John?…
Yesterday an event was held in central London, in a plush venue, where even the seats had charging sockets; at least that is, according to one attendee.
It is not in the least unusual for events to take place; nor for speakers to include ministers, corporations or think-tankers. Neither is it unusual for media representatives to attend such well endowed venues.
What was unusual, was that the event was a first real outing for Police and Crime Commissioners; the trumpeted saviours of accountability in policing.
The particularly unusual thing was the fact that the truth began to out, and due…