Fight Beaks Out at Rye Playland Over Muslim Headscarves

And, of course, they blame those evil police! The rules are clear about wearing hats and headgear/scarves. Get used to this America, things are just getting started! MYFOXNY.COM - Police from several departments rushed to the Rye Playland amusement park in Westchester County after an altercation broke out between patrons over a tensions over Muslim headscarves. The fight erupted after a "misunderstanding" between the park workers and some Muslim patrons over the park's restrictions on headgear on some rides, according to the Westchester County Executive's Office. Apparently some Muslim women wearing the traditional ...Read more [.....]

Aurora motorcyclist dies on I-88, Friends Blame Police

Nick Linton, killed in motorcycle accident in Aurora, 2011.  An Aurora resident was killed while riding his motorcycle with friends Friday night on Interstate 88 near the Winfield Road exit. Nicholas Linton, 29, of Aurora, was headed to Chicago accompanied by two friends on their own motorcycles around 9:15 p.m. Friday. And that’s where details of the story begin to diverge. Master Sgt. S. LeGrand of the Illinois State Police said that the accident is still under investigation, but according to the report already filed, two motorcycles were involved. “One swerved in front of the other, causing the second ...Read more [.....]

San Diego Police Shootout Caught on Tape

EL CAJON, SAN DIEGO (KABC) -- A police officer in San Diego was critically wounded in a shootout with a suspect, and the dramatic gun battle was caught on tape. It started Sunday afternoon when police were called to a San Diego neighborhood with reports of a man with a gun starting a fire. When they arrived, the gunman started shooting, hitting one officer in the neck. His partner pulled him to safety. The shooter ran into a burning house nearby. After fire crews doused the flames, a man's body believed to be that of Kevin Collier, the suspected gunman, was found inside. The body of a child, thought to be ...Read more [.....]

Police Chase Harley

Description: Dallas FOX 4 news helicopter, SKY 4 captured a police chase involving a suspect on a Harley. The suspect had a federal warrant and had been under surveillance. He led police through the streets and highways of Fort Worth and Arlington. The audio in this video is what SKY 4 photographer Mike is listening to during the chase. The audio contains off-air, air traffic, Mike's voice, the pilot's voice, ad the news producer. You will hear Mike's live reporting, as well as the news anchor. Also, check out how the suspect taunts the cops, and the possible excessive force at the end. ...Read more [.....]

A kindergarten book to help my daughter’s transition to school

Guest post written by Amy Hartwig In lots of bad times in my life, I've simply turned to books to help me get through them. Books are always there for you and they're even free at the library! Needles too say, I really love to read. It's continued to be my favorite pastime, even in motherhood. So I went looking online for a good book that I could give my daughter in order to help ease the transition into kindergarten this fall. While I was searching online for one that appealed to me, I ran across the site After I looked through it a little bit, I decided to change over my home internet ...Read more [.....]

Questions raised about DuPage sheriff’s Promotions, Demotions

This does not surprise me in the least. I observed this firsthand and it is pathetic. Disciplinary actions appear lighter for deputies who contributed or helped Zaruba's campaigns In 2006, Deputy Tim Connell did something unthinkable to many of his peers: He ran against his boss. The veteran detective was demoted to road deputy — he claimed it was retaliation — but he stayed in the race and took a required unpaid leave of absence. He lost and returned for his old patrol job only to discover DuPage County Sheriff John Zaruba had other plans. A detective who had solved cases ranging from rape to murder, he was ordered ...Read more [.....]

British Police Funny Running Squad

Description: NO IT'S NOT A GUN. It's two belt pouches (one is a first aid kit) they are just positioned close to each other on belt to make what looks like a pistol grip sticking out of a holster) ...Read more [.....]