Category: Public Corruption

Seattle ICE Immigration Attorney Arrested for Stealing Immigrants Identities

Seattle ICE Immigration Attorney Arrested for Stealing Immigrants Identities

Chief Counsel Raphael Sanchez for the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) office in Seattle was arrested for stealing immigrants' identities and then paying his bills with the stolen information. Sanchez resigned on Monday and had his first court appearance on Thursday. ...
Miami Officer Arrested for Running Ponzi Scheme on Other Cops

Miami Officer Arrested for Running Ponzi Scheme on Other Cops

A Miami cop was arrested by the FBI this week at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport as he tried to board a flight to Costa Rica-- skipping town to avoid prosecution for his Ponzi scheme loan company. Miami Police Department Officer Dermis Hernandez, 41, ran a Ponzi scheme ...
Motel 6 Chain Sued For Releasing Guest Information to Feds

Motel 6 Chain Sued For Releasing Guest Information to Feds

Motel 6 is known for being a cheap motel. But now the national chain is being sued by Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson for handing over thousands of motel guest's information to federal officials. Several Motel 6 locations in Washington routinely provided U.S. Immigra ...
Homestead PD Still Doesn’t Know Photography Is Not A Crime

Homestead PD Still Doesn’t Know Photography Is Not A Crime

Homestead Police Department (HPD), in South Florida, has myriad problems respecting the First Amendment. I went to HPD this week to serve some officers in a civil rights suit, the story was covered earlier. While entering I discovered that HPD still has not learned that photography is no ...
Florida Man Fights Extensive Public Records Request Abuse

Florida Man Fights Extensive Public Records Request Abuse

The City of Homestead has a torrid reputation and a pattern of willfully refusing to comply with the public records law. Homestead is a little town at the southern end of Miami-Dade County, rarely receiving the scrutiny it deserves as a cesspool of public corruption and maleficence. I ...
Stalking Away The First Amendment: Part 1

Stalking Away The First Amendment: Part 1

  Homestead Police Department (HPD) has silenced the First Amendment with false stalking charges and restraining orders. Their abuses leading to two of my three false arrest, and to me being served with four frivolous restraining orders. Sadly, such abuses are not limited t ...
Louisiana Sheriff Faces More Charges for Ordering Deputies to Beat Inmates

Louisiana Sheriff Faces More Charges for Ordering Deputies to Beat Inmates

Embattled Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal Iberia Louisiana Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal, Lt. Colonel Gerald Savoy and former Captain Mark Fredrick were named in a second superseding indictment handed down today by the United States Western District Court in Lafayette. Ackal was or ...