Nevada County Wants to Recall Sheriff Who Promises to Enforce Red Flag Laws

Several people in the county seat of Winnemucca are leading the effort to recall Humboldt County Sheriff Mike Allen. The recall effort against Allen is simple. His constituents say he will not protect them against unconstitutional laws that seek to circumvent an individual’s rights provided by the 2nd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 10th and 14th Amendments. Allen states […]

‘Stop-and-Frisk’ Can Work, Under Careful Supervision

By Henry F. Fradella, Arizona State University and Michael D. White, Arizona State University In mid-November, former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg apologized publicly for his backing of a practice intended to reduce violent crime that had for years been criticized as racially biased. “I realize back then I was wrong, and I’m sorry,” […]

The Aftermath of the wiskey_warrior_556 Standoff

You may have followed the situation that played out online and in Mahopac, New York on Saturday evening. Alexander Booth, a veteran who posts on Instagram as whiskey_warrior_556, put of video from his home as the Putnam County Sheriff and other police assembled outside his home. It wasn’t clear exactly what prompted the police response […]

New York Instagramer Posts Video of Possible Red Flag Confiscation Action Against Him

UPDATE: According to a report from News 12 Westchester, the situation has “ended peacefully.” It’s not clear if he’s been taken into custody. Police say that man is not expected to face any charges from the standoff. -/-/-/- We’ve been watching something that’s been playing out online as an Instagrammer, wiskey_warrior_556, has apparently been dealing […]