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Jailhouse Soap Opera: 13 Female Guards Indicted For Smuggling Drugs & Phones; 4 Impregnated By Same Inmate!

April 29, 2013


Maryland (Rochelle Ritchie-CBS Baltimore) – A major gang bust is made inside Baltimore City’s jail system. It was a brazen scheme to smuggle drugs and cell phones into Baltimore jails. More than two dozen people face federal charges, including corrections officers, some of whom got pregnant by the same inmate. Rochelle Ritchie has more on the […]

Of Course They Did: Congress Votes To Shield Top Officials’ Financial Disclosures…

April 19, 2013


Washington D.C. (Stephan Dinan-Washington Times) – Congress this week approved a bill to free thousands of federal government employees from having to disclose their financial dealings online, rushing the bill through the Senate late Thursday and through the House on Friday. But the push to undo the online reporting requirement is proving to be controversial. […]

While Dems Demonize American “Greedy Rich”, Have No Problem Supporting Chinese Companies Being Successful HERE IN AMERICA

April 19, 2013


The United States (Andrew Evans-The Washington Free Beacon) – The U.S. Export-Import Bank (Ex-Im) is financing the purchase of solar panels from a manufacturer now owned by the Chinese that had previously attracted investments from prominent Democrats, the bank announced Wednesday. The deal comes amid criticism of the bank’s support of foreign competition to American […]

Did You Hear About THIS: Gun-Grabbing, Katrina-Failed Former New Orleans Mayor Under Indictment For 21 Counts Of BRIBERY?!?!?!?!

April 11, 2013


This is the same jackass who sent police in to people’s homes to disarm them and abuse helpless victims during the aftermath of hurricane Katrina.  Funny how what goes around, comes around. – tglp Louisiana (Manuel Torres-Times-Picayune) – Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin‘s trial has been delayed until Oct. 7, as a federal judge […]

Reader Submission Saturday: Ed Mezvinsky And The Hypocrisy From The Left

April 6, 2013


The United States Credit to Gaslamp Post reader Monty for this submission – Edward “Ed” Mezvinsky, born January 17, 1937, is a former Democratic congressman. He represented Iowa’s 1st congressional district in the United States House of Representatives for two terms, from 1973 to 1977. He sat on the House Judiciary Committee that decided the […]

DMV Employee Pleads Guilty To Providing Fake IDs

April 4, 2013


Georgia (Bryan Cronan-Atlanta Journal Constitution) – A former Department of Driver Services employee pleaded guilty Monday to creating fake identification cards, authorities said. Former license examiner Frederick Lawson admitted to six counts of bribery and six counts of false statements for supplying fake I.D. cards to Lamondi Benton. Benton pleaded guilty to two counts of […]

NY Dem State Senator Nabbed in Bribery Plot

April 2, 2013


New York (Washington Free Beacon) – Democratic New York state senator Malcolm Smith was arrested by the FBI Tuesday for his role in an alleged plot to rig the 2013 mayoral election by buying him a spot on the Republican ballot, the New York Daily News reports. Agents were also rounding up four suspects, including […]

Governor Suspends Sheriff For Alleged Misconduct: Let INMATES Out, Use Dept. Vehicles, Have Guns… In Exchange For Working On His HOUSE.

March 20, 2013


South Carolina (The Gaslamp Post) – South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley has suspended Chesterfield County Sheriff Sanford “Sam” Parker today after he was indicted by a Grand Jury amid allegations of misconduct.  Sheriff Parker was named in six indictments where he is accused of showing preferential treatment to two inmates. According to WCCB-TV, Parker allegedly […]

Former Deputy Sheriffs Sentenced To Prison After Caught In Sting, Shaking Down Drug Dealers.

March 9, 2013


Arizona (The Gaslamp Post) – A former Pima County sheriff’s deputy was sentenced to 5 years in prison for his part in a conspiracy to shake down drug dealers for money and drugs and then in turn sell them on the street.  In all reality, everything he had stolen was planted by the FBI. Former […]

Betcha Didn’t Hear About THIS On The News: Crooked Cops From Multiple Agencies Providing Muscle For Drug Gang SNARED In HUGE Federal Sting!

February 13, 2013


Georgia (The Gaslamp Post) – What began as an investigation into the activities of a local Atlanta area gang by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives turned out to yeild something much bigger than they had previously thought.  Federal authorities arrested 10 local law enforcement officers from several different agencies Tuesday after they […]

Cop Accused Of Seducing Women Involved In Domestic Disputes

February 9, 2013


Illinois (Dave Savini-CBS Chicago) – An Elmwood Park police sergeant has been accused of using his police powers to target women he could seduce, when he was supposed to be working. He also has been accused of targeting the men who are in those ladies’ lives. CBS 2 Investigator Dave Savini spoke with three men […]

3 Deputies And 1 Cheating Wife Fired After Multiple Flings In Patrol Cars

February 9, 2013


Texas (The Gaslamp Post) – The Harris County Sheriff’s Office has terminated 3 deputies whom they say were having sex with a woman in their patrol cars while on duty.  As it turns out, the deputies were all having sex with the same woman, but at different times. Harris County Deputies Robert Johnson, Michael Medina […]

Former TSA Agents Sentenced To Prison For Smuggling Drugs, Misusing Their Positions

February 4, 2013


Georgia (The Gaslamp Post) – A pair of former TSA agents were sentenced to prison last month for their roles in smuggling what they thought were drugs through Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport.  While the two thought they were running heroin and cocaine for a drug cartel, they were in all reality dealing with undercover officers. Former […]

Former SEIU Boss Found Guilty Of Ripping Off Low-Wage Earning Union Members!

January 29, 2013


California (The Gaslamp Post) – Has anyone ever given serious thought as to where all of the money that union workers pay up the ladder goes?  Some say to political campaigns, others believe that it goes towards their retirement, others think that it goes to float them when they’re either out of work or on […]

UPDATE: Dirty Cops Charged With Robbing Drug Dealers – Selling Off Stash, Pocketing Cash

January 28, 2013


UPDATE:  It’s happened – Cook County is dropping cases against suspects arrested in drug related offenses due to them being arrested by these officers.  The update follows the original story below. Originally posted 1/21/2013 Illinois (The Gaslamp Post) – Three Schaumburg  police officers were snagged in an undercover sting by the DEA last Wednesday, after […]

Guns Are Only Answer To Criminal Government

January 26, 2013


The United States (Joseph Farah-World Net Daily) – Are private firearms really necessary in society run by representative government? After all, the police are there to protect us from criminals. And the politicians serve the interests of the people. Right. A small-scale example of how so-called “representative government” and the rule of law broke down […]

Cop With Checkered Past Arrested For Alleged Witness Tampering, Coaching Drug Trafficers, And Love Triangle With Gang Member’s Girlfriend.

January 25, 2013


California (The Gaslamp Post) – It’s been said, where there’s smoke, there’s fire.  How many times does a guy with a badge have to be red flagged before they are finally cuffed? An officer from Lake Tahoe was arrested at his station last week amid an FBI investigation surrounding his alleged involvement with street gang […]

The Coming “2013 Assault Weapons Ban” – And The Liberal Lies Perpetuating It.

January 24, 2013


Washington D.C. (The Gaslamp Post) – Sen. Dianne Feinstein made her intentions official today, as she seeks to further her agenda of disarming Americans.  This afternoon, surrounded by her like-minded, gun-grabbing cohorts, she held another one of her “dramatic” press conferences, during which she revealed the 150 types of firearms that she wants to see […]

Your Money: U.S. Spends $93K On Urban Compost Center In TIJUANA??????

January 19, 2013


Mexico (Judicial Watch) – Great news! Tijuana just got its first urban composting center and it’s expected to produce 150 tons of compost that will be used to plant trees and nurseries throughout the Mexican border city. The downside is that U.S. taxpayers financed the project thanks to the generosity of the Environmental Protection Agency […]

DOT Supervisor Arrested For Drunk Driving, Hit And Run – Gets License Back So As Not To Get Fired?

January 18, 2013


New Mexico (The Gaslamp Post) – Usually, when one is pulled over and cited for drunk driving, they are arrested and they lose their license.  Usually, that is, unless you’re a supervisor with the DOT. Must be nice… Police arrested a 48-year-old man at his home last June after they suspected he had been involved […]

Lawsuit Claims State Trooper Faked DUI Arrests

January 10, 2013


Utah (Zach Bowman-Autoblog) – An officer with the Utah Highway Patrol was relieved of duty after allegations surfaced that she falsely arrested more than 40 people for driving under the influence. The New York Times reports that a lawsuit stemming from the allegations was filed on December 14 in Salt Lake City’s District Court. The […]

Ex-Cop With History Of Racism Lands SWEET Job With The TSA

December 28, 2012


New Jersey (Mark Mueller-The Star-Ledger) – He spat out epithets for African-Americans, Hispanics and Asian Indians, fellow officers said. He called women “whores” and said a pregnant officer’s baby “should be killed,” the colleagues said. The combustible allegations are contained in statements — obtained by The Star-Ledger — that Edison police officers made to an […]