If You Ignore It, It Won’t Go Away

When it came to the case of Denis Flynn, people asked how could a case that serious be overlooked for that long. It turns out what we should be asking is something more along the lines of how many cases like this have been overlooked since Laurie Smith took office? Yes, we should be looking that…

In Memoriam

This is a list of victims of Sheriff Laurie Smith’s incompetency in investigations and our Board of Supervisors willful disregard in addressing the issues at the Sheriff’s Office as they are able. The following people suffered, failed to receive justice, and in some cases died because of our Sheriff’s failures. The incidents span her career…

Who’s Watching You

The Sheriff has managed to put herself on the spot. Pretending to be transparent in the last moments of the process, this time it’s being questioned. This isn’t the first time she’s been hush-hush about Homeland Security money expenditures, but this little gadget is a bit different. This gadget can track your cell phones. Now…

Should the Grand Jury Investigate? (Updated)

(Civil Grand Jury Information added at 3:20PM) The Sheriff’s office has a pattern of documented failures — De Anza College rape, Sierra LaMar, Audrie Pott, Joshua Klaver, Adelita Rojas-Lomeli and who knows how many more. There are several things that tie the bad decisions on most of these cases together — the Sheriff’s direct involvement…