Police Shooting

Rubber bullets to enforce social distancing!?

There have been reports of extreme COVID-19 countermeasures all over the world. One shocking report is that South African police have been shooting rubber bullets at shoppers. Johannesburg police reportedly fired non-lethal munitions at grocery store lines. Police claimed to be attempting to disperse a crowd. A day previous, the South African president had ordered …

Rubber bullets to enforce social distancing!? Read More »

Fired

Police Officer Fired For Not Shooting Suspect

A police officer in West Virginia has apparently been fired for failing to engage an armed suspect who was brandished an unloaded firearm. Stephen Mader was called to the scene of a domestic dispute, where he arrived to find an Ronald Williams holding an unloaded firearm.  There is no way the officer could have known whether …

Police Officer Fired For Not Shooting Suspect Read More »

National Guard Activated After Riots in Milwaukee

Overnight rioting in Milwaukee sparked by the police shooting of a 23-year old armed black man has caused the governor of Wisconsin, Scott Walker, to activate the Army National Guard. Governor Scott Walker announced that the National Guard would be activated after a request from the Sheriff of Milwaukee County, David Clarke.  The Guard will …

National Guard Activated After Riots in Milwaukee Read More »