And the “hits” from law enforcement keep on coming! I predict many months of paid leave … thank God we have these great men protecting and serving!
Man on life support after Minneapolis cop punches him for ‘talking loud’
By David Edwards
Monday, June 18, 2012 10:17 EDT
Sgt. David Clifford, a member of the Minneapolis SWAT team, turned himself in to authorities on Sunday after a father of four who he reportedly “sucker [...]
The president immediately used the pictures to press for greater Afghan sovereignty, saying the only way to stop a repeat of such “painful experiences” was for his forces to take control of their own country.
American officials have ordered a full investigation after the release of graphic pictures showing men from the 82nd Airborne Division, together with members of the Afghan police, smiling for the camera while posing with corpses.
A total of 18 [...]
By David Zucchino, Los Angeles TimesLos Angeles Times Staff WriterApril 18, 2012, 4:30 a.m.
The paratroopers had their assignment: Check out reports that Afghan police had recovered the mangled remains of an insurgent suicide bomber. Try to get iris scans and fingerprints for identification.
The 82nd Airborne Division soldiers arrived at the police station in Afghanistan’s Zabol province in February 2010. They inspected the body parts. Then the mission turned macabre: The paratroopers posed for [...]