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Shanxi anti-corruption official booted for corruption

6 years agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

A Shanxi official in charge of fighting out corruption has been fired after being caught being... well, corrupted. Zhao Mingwen, the head of a watchdog commission at Jinzhong city's Public Security Bureau had arranged a police escort for his mothers' funeral procession earlier this month. When journalists tried to film the passing motorcade, they were assaulted and had their cameras stolen by his people.
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NYC public defenders participated in video that advocates killing police, city finds

News : The Raw Story (1 hour ago)

Attorneys at a New York City public defenders’ office participated in an online video that advocated the killing of police officers, featuring the lyrics “time to start killing these coppers,” a city investigation disclosed on Thurs... Read Post

Reason Morning Links: TV Ban in California, Social Security Feels the Recession, Public Corruption Probe in Florida

News : Reason (5 years ago)

• Social Security Administration says no cost of living increase for the first time since 1975. • Florida Gov. Charilie Crist pushes for statewide grand jury to investigate public corruption. • Local police agencies reluctant to emb... Read Post

Police official holding 8 fake IDs sacked in Shanxi

China / Shanghai : Shanghaiist (9 months ago)

Fan Hongwei, a deputy director of Changzhi’s Public Security Bureau and the head of traffic police detachment, has been dismissed from his positions and is awaiting further investigation after a post online showed eight different id... Read Post

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