Tag Archives: police

  • BlackandBlueNews: Retired Police Officers Discuss Race, Reform & Accountability on Capitol Hill

    Mar 3, 15 by Cheryl Dorsey, Retired LAPD Sergeant 1 Comment

    *On the heels of FBI Director James Comey’s recent statement that “everyone’s a little bit racist”  retired and former police officers demand an end to institutionalized racism , injustice and a lack of accountability. During a recent trip to Capitol Hill, members of the National Coalition of Law Enforcement Officers for Justice, Reform and Accountability […]

  • BlackandBlueNews: Retired Police Officers to Meet With DC Lawmakers

    Feb 24, 15 by Cheryl Dorsey, Retired LAPD Sergeant 6 Comments

    * A multi-cultural group of retired and former law enforcement officers will meet with Rep John Lewis in Washington, DC, next week, to further the discussion started by FBI Director James Comey in his speech on race relations between the police and the black community. This historic and unprecedented event will include retirees from 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 […]