Personal interest in this story, Salinas is my hometown. It’s a little over 100,000 in population, but the homicide rate due to gang violence is extreme now days. One night on my last visit out to visit relatives there was three people killed in multiple locations over town.
When they get serious about stepping up their gun
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A blogger by the name of Steve Weinberg authored a post discussing some shortcomings in today’s crime labs, using Houston PD as an example. While he made some good points, one of them is a bit misleading:
In the wrongful conviction realm, incompetence and dishonesty at police agency crime laboratories rank among the most difficult problems
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If you are a fan of Penny Arcade (or even if you are not), this strip is certainly worth you looking into.
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The opening of this one is pretty humorous. A vacationing Kansas couple is trying to sleep in their Miami hotel, but there’s loud banging coming from an adjacent room, sounds like a couple in the throes of passion. When the couple bangs on the wall yelling at their neighbors to quiet down, the noises
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