Fri, 24 May 2019

Articles Posted in the " Police " Category

  • Fourth of July & the Beginnings of the United States

    Today is the Fourth of July, a day marked with celebrations featuring fireworks, barbecues and beer. The day commemorates the signing of a document that informed Britain that the American colonies no longer recognized the rule of the Crown and were declaring their sovereignty. What lead the Founding Fathers to declare independence needs to be understood by modern Americans.

  • DHS Developed ERAD Device Used by Law Enforcement to Seize Your Money

    Follow Michael on Twitter. Jerod MacDonald-Evoy & Jason Hernandez contributed to this report.OKLAHOMA – The Oklahoma Department of Public Safety recently were forced to stop using 16 devices used to scan and seize money from debit cards without victims being convicted or even charged with a crime. The public outcry forced the this department to cease use pending further review and training. ERADs remain in use by law enforcement across the United States.

    The technology, “Electronic Recovery and Access to Data” or ERAD, was originally developed by the Department of Homeland Security through the Science and Technology Directorate’s First Responder

  • Meet the Independent Press – MTIP #1

    Image: Business Insider

    Recorded June 3rd, 2016

    A panel discussion with five independent media-makers covering a sweeping variety of media, societal, political and other issues. MTIP covers under-reported news items, cuts through the spin of corporate media and works to balance the civil discourse.

    MTIP will likely be broadcast every other week featuring a rotating panel comprised of members of the independent media. Stay tuned to our twitter and this website for announcements, future plans for MTIP and more!

    Meet the independent panel

    Host: Sam Richards (Editor-in-Chief — North Star Post)
    Producer: Canin Apriori (Creator — DigiSnaxx)
    Contributor: Paul