Archive for April, 2013

05 Apr 2013

BLUFFTON: Bluffton middle school teacher assaulted | Local News | The State

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Just read this on Thestate.com. A middle school teacher in Bluffton, South Carolina has been struck by a student during first period, and then was taken to the local hospital. The teacher went to the hospital just to make sure that everything is checked, while the student has gone through disciplinary measures including being suspended […]

05 Apr 2013

New details released in Newtown school shooting

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Check out this article on Wgntv.com. Three months after the Sandy Hook Elementary shooting, more details have been revealed about the gunman Adam Lanza. Five search warrants carried out detailed guns purchased by Lanza’s mother, an opened gun locker, and approximately 1600 rounds of ammunition. Once again, the debate on gun control has heightened as […]

05 Apr 2013

Identity Theft on the Rise…Again

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Check out this blog post on Robertsiciliano.com. For some reason it seems as though identity theft is a statistic that is quickly becoming more prevalent, and the author of this article points out several reasons as to how identity thieves are targeting you and businesses. According to the article, small retailers are now being targeted […]

05 Apr 2013

Colorado officials tighten security after killing of state prisons chief

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I just read an article on Minnpost.com that may be of interest to you. Due to a very tragic incident involving a Colorado State Corrections official being shot to death while answering his door, heightened and tightened security will now occur for public officials just as a precautionary measure. Mr. Tom Clements was shot while […]

04 Apr 2013

Police and Whistleblowers – Welcome to Great Britain in 2013

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A doctor and a police officer are both worried about management practices in their organizations. The doctor thinks that chasing targets is affecting clinical decision making and affecting patient safety. The police officer thinks that chasing targets is causing dysfunctional organizational behavior and affecting public safety. Both try to raise their concerns and both are […]

04 Apr 2013

Prison gangs a growing problem in Texas and nation

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I just read an article on Star-telegram.com that may be of interest to you. Gang activity is increasing in Texas and one demographic is particularly overrepresented in such crimes. White supremacist gangs are committing criminal activity and are linked to violent beatings and murders. These groups are classified as hate groups and have been called […]

04 Apr 2013

Eric Holder averts furloughs of prison staffers

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Check out this article on Politico.com. This article speaks briefly on Eric Holder and the monies he allocated in order to avoid the daily furlough of 3,570 federal prison staffers around the United States. In order to do so, he had to tap resources from some of the other Justice Apartment accounts. It is unclear […]

04 Apr 2013

One stolen gun blazes a violent path

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Just read this on Startribune.com. This article speaks about how one gun, stolen from a man named Allen Hoffman (which he bought for personal protection), was used to terrorize an entire neighborhood. The gangsters robbed, fired at, and tormented citizens of this neighborhood. An arrest was made in the case involving a young teen gang […]