Tag: corruption

Louisiana Sheriff’s Deputy Jailed on Theft Charges Following PINAC Investigation

Louisiana Sheriff’s Deputy Jailed on Theft Charges Following PINAC Investigation

Maxine Trahan, longtime public information officer for the Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office in Louisiana, was charged Friday with the theft of public funds in excess of $25,000 – six months after Photography is Not a Crime began a public records investigation into allegations against the m ...
Missouri Prosecutor Sues City Marshal Indicted on 10 Felonies to Prevent New Term

Missouri Prosecutor Sues City Marshal Indicted on 10 Felonies to Prevent New Term

A Missouri prosecutor filed a quo warranto lawsuit against the City Marshal-elect from the town of Dixon, to keep him out of office, as county police step in to keep order after a near-riot. It's not often that prosecutors sue police. According to local news outlet KY3, 'Pulaski Co ...
Virginia Man Arrested and Assaulted by Police for Recording Firefighters Misusing Public Property

Virginia Man Arrested and Assaulted by Police for Recording Firefighters Misusing Public Property

A Virginia activist and independent journalist was walking his dog on the evening of June 10th, 2015 when he noticed some peculiar activity happening inside a Richmond, Virginia firehouse. To Chris Dorsey, it looked as if city firefighters were actively working on their personal vehic ...