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This Sounds Familiar

Where did this idea come from? Illinois needs to cut penalties for marijuana use and boost them for gun offenses if it's really going to curb street violence, according to Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez.At a hearing of aShow More Summary

Cue the Outrage in 3...2...1...

Wait a minute - where's the outrage? A 9-year-old boy was killed and four others were wounded in separate shootings on the city's South and Northwest Sides, officials said....... [the] 9-year-old boy was shot on the 1200 block of East...Show More Summary

Anyone Heard of "Due Process" in MO?

A funny thing happened on the way to the railroading: "...a vigorous prosecution must now be pursued. " MO Governor Jay Dixon (D) "...change is coming, " Eric Holder (D) Yesterday's revelations include multiple threats by the "New Black...Show More Summary

Brutal Takedown of a Suckass

The Missouri State Trooper Captain "in charge" in Ferguson, MO is on record turning on a fellow law enforcement officer without the benefit of any sort of investigation what-so-ever. Gulf Shores, AL Chief Ed Delmore, himself a former St. Show More Summary

Small Town Quint

Need some pointers for a small department looking to get a used ladder truck (quint) in the future. i.e. do's and don'ts.

Women and Children First on Backstep Firefighter

Unselfish service toward others What does this mean? Quite simply it means that the less able are supposed to be assisted of the sinking ship before the able body males and the ship’s crew. Maritime law (or operational…

Kilted to Kick Cancer Is Only 10 Days Away!

There have been some big changes with Kilted to Kick Cancer in the past month, the biggest of which is our official 501(c)3 charity designation! If you plan to be one of our Kilted Fundraisers for 2014, we have a little change in the usual process. Just drop an email to, and tell him...

Firefighters Storm City Hall in Montreal

MONTREAL, QUEBEC, FIREFIGHTERS AND OTHER city employees who are angered by a City Council proposal to cut their pension benefits stormed the city hall Monday night

Giant Fire Hydrant Dominates Doggy Park

The City of Wildwood is giving pups another reason to wag their tails this summer.

Morning Lineup – August 20

Over the course of a year, you buy a lot of stuff, you know.

Assailant Shot, Killed by Police

Cops are all fine : A 21-year-old man was fatally shot by police on the Far South Side on Tuesday night, authorities said.Officers from a Calumet District tactical team had tried to stop the man for questioning when they saw him riding...Show More Summary

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