Tag Archives: police

  • BlackandBlueNews: US Supreme Court Vindicates Whistleblower

    Jan 23, 15 by Cheryl Dorsey, Retired LAPD Sergeant 1 Comment


    *In 2003, in an attempt to save money, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA)  decided to remove  all air marshals from international and overnight flights. For 59 days, the TSA would leave nonstop, long distance flights unprotected — August 3, 2003 until September 30, 2003. Air Marshall Robert McLean blew the whistle on the TSA.  McLean appeared disguised on […]

  • BlackandBlueNews: Fired Cop Fights for Pension

    Dec 24, 14 by Cheryl Dorsey, Retired LAPD Sergeant 6 Comments


    *Officer Down – Officer Needs Assistance! A call over a police radio which causes every officer to perk up, reach to activate their vehicle’s red lights and siren and start driving like a mad man. Show me rolling “code-3” in the direction of “downed”,  former Buffalo police officer Cariol Horne. As an honorably retired twenty […]

  • BlackandBlueNews: Florida Cop Bullies Harvard Grad

    Dec 18, 14 by Cheryl Dorsey, Retired LAPD Sergeant 5 Comments


    *Over and over we are hearing complaints from the motoring public of instances when an errant police, seemingly drunk with power decides to exert his authority just because. As in the recent case of Hialeah Police Officer Harold Garzon who initiated a traffic stop for “loud music” upon hearing N.W.A. ‘s “F*ck Tha Police” coming […]

  • BlackandBlueNews: NYC Medical Examiner Rules Death of Unarmed Man a Homicide

    Nov 27, 14 by Cheryl Dorsey, Retired LAPD Sergeant 1 Comment


    *28-yr old Akai Gurley had just entered a dimly lit stairwell in a Brooklyn, NY housing project with his girlfriend. NY rookie police officer Peter Liang was also in that stair well on routine “vertical-patrol” with his partner. It is reported that it is not uncommon for officers to un-holster their weapons while in the […]

  • L.A. Reacts to the Darren Wilson Grand Jury Decision (Watch)

    Nov 25, 14 by Mohammed Mubarak Leave a comment


    *Hundreds rallied in LA’s  Leimert Park Monday night in reaction to the Ferguson grand jury’s decision not to indict officer Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown an unarmed teenager who was alleged by Wilson to have been attacking him and attempting to grab his weapon when he was shot. This was a case that […]

  • BlackandBlueNews: Does Ferguson PD Have a PR Problem?

    Nov 25, 14 by Cheryl Dorsey, Retired LAPD Sergeant 1 Comment


    *Is the recently convened Ferguson Commission merely an attempt to placate the Brown family and lull the black community into a false sense of “we’re working to fix the problems?”  Will the Commission’s policy recommendations translate into meaningful change on the Ferguson Police Department? I’m not so sure. As a retired twenty year veteran sergeant […]