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I respect the LE community. People who initiate violence towards police officers should be prosecuted to the fullest extent.

Every so often, a massive manhunt is launched to track down an individual or small group of people who have committed violent felony crimes involving police officers or others:

In Pennsylvania woods, Eric Frein eludes a massive manhunt

 

Escaped Killers Continue to Elude Massive Manhunt

 

Massive manhunt after ranger slain at Rainier

 

Massive manhunt after Illinois officer’s death; 3 suspects at large

 

Massive manhunt on for ex-LAPD officer

 

41-year-old Peter Keller–

‘Camp Keller’ man who killed family tried to justify crime in video

Victims shot to death prior to North Bend house fire

“After working for hours in the rugged terrain, West said some crew members needed IV infusions for exhaustion.”

“Four officers were taken to the hospital for exhaustion and dehydration overnight after navigating the rugged terrain around the bunker.”

 

War on Terror-

Seems like the badass terrorists we are supposed to stay scared of could do their thing in 6 or 8 states at the same time- and they would tie up thousands of law enforcement personnel if they then fled into the woods.

In the War on Terror we are told that the good guys are able to stop the bad guys in the early stages of planning:

U.S. law enforcement thwarted plots timed to July 4

If the good guys can tell what the bad guys will do before they do it- surely, these powerful crime fighting tools will be used to shut down gang and cartel activity, heroin trafficking, bank robberies, child abduction, etc.

Why would there be any need for massive manhunts if the bad guys could be stopped before they act on their violent plans?

More here:

Real World of Crime vs. The War on Terror

 

 

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Photo- New day at Port Hadlock

 

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Line up for your Discover Pass folks-

 

Welcome Sportsmen

Remember to purchase a separate pass to launch your boat- then, head out to the park.

Busy boat ramp shut down indefinitely:

“While the need for ramp maintenance is constant, State Parks Southwest Region Manager Ed Girard said staff discovered this summer that the department did not have active permits to do the required work.”

 

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Welcome visitors-

Rent yourself a State Parks buoy at Fort Worden

Voted best consumer value in weekend recreation.

 

 

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14 years after 911- Homeland Security protocols fail to keep heroin out:

Video: DEA: ‘Meth … is dark horse riding side by side with heroin’; Mexican cartels operating in Northwest

Over 70 kilograms of heroin get past the US Dept. of Homeland Security and into The Bronx

Young Hands in Mexico Feed Growing U.S. Demand for Heroin

Officers Uncover Heroin Pipeline From Nashville To Mexico

Why a bag of heroin costs less than a pack of cigarettes

Sam Quinones tracks heroin from Mexico to the suburbs

As always- the story comes with zero reporting or questions from newspeople about why the proud War on Terror is unable to keep heroin out of the US.

Seems like post-911 security protocols & the War on Terror would be a drug cartel’s worst nightmare. What does the US Dept. of Homeland Security have to say about all this?

The press remains silent.

 

“The reality, according to Drug Enforcement Administration figures, is that 90 percent of the meth on U.S. streets is cooked in Mexico, where precursor chemicals are far easier to obtain.”

 

Enhanced ID has been required to cross into the US since 2009.

If it works to keep bad guys out- how are cartels moving heroin into the Puget Sound area in 2015?

DEA:

“James said western Washington might as well be the backyard for three Mexican drug cartels.”

Welcome Home Troops

Thanks for your service

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Heroin traffickers are frequently successful at what they do. If terrorists were just as interested in entering the US- it appears that federal departments and agencies would have no way to stop them.

Don’t worry-

The Super Bowl and public affairs will be safe-

“…a department with more than 20 different agencies, a budget of more than $45 billion and a staff of hundreds of thousands of civilian, law enforcement and military personnel.”

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US Border Patrol, Port Angeles, WA

 

 

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Photo- A symbol of freedom & federal government credibility

 

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Wisconsin governor calls building northern wall along Canadian border a legitimate issue

Already started wasting money a few years back:
US Border Patrol, Port Angeles, WA-
No cross-border USBP arrest has happened here in more than 5 years.
Secret arrest statistics, denied FOIA requests, heroin in the community & a Border Patrol whistleblower investigation that resulted in further suppression of information- keep the focus on asking questions in these areas.

News links & documentation here:

News tip/story idea

 

If you run a government operation- these are the reporters you want to see on interview day:

Massing US Border Patrol agents at the southern edge of the Strait of Juan de Fuca fails to keep heroin away from the Olympic Peninsula:

Olympic Peninsula Heroin

 

Urban legend: The US Border Patrol stopped the Millennium Bomber at Port Angeles-

Ahmed Ressam was captured at the traditional port of entry at Port Angeles by Customs Inspectors wearing blue uniforms- not by Border Patrol Agents wearing green uniforms.

Pre-911 staffing & infrastructure levels got the job done. How many US Border Patrol agents were stationed at Port Angeles in 1999?

 

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Photo- Vancouver Island from Crescent Beach

 

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I vote for traditional Puget Sound area weather patterns:

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Port Hadlock scene.

 

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“Let us never forget those who bravely gave their life blood or paid the ultimate price so we can have our freedom and the right to vote.”

 

Exercise your right to vote as a way to honor sacrifices of veterans and military families

 

Veterans: It’s Because of You We Have the Freedom to Vote

It turns out The Troops were in no hurry to enable all adults to act on their right to vote.

US Military operations conducted in the 1940s, 50s & 60s didn’t get the job done.

It wasn’t until July of 1971 that 18 year old adults could take delivery on one of the freedoms we hear so much about.

If veterans fought for our right to vote- how come women were not allowed to vote at the end of WWI?

 

 

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Rush Hour- Port Hadlock

 

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New York Times-

Inspector Critiques U.S. Spending in Afghanistan, to Dramatic Effect

 

US Marines-

“We fight over there, so we don’t have to fight here”

 

Hometown USA:

Terror bulletin warns of potential for July 4 attacks

Welcome Home Troops

Thanks for your service

 

More here:

Homeland Security Vote of Confidence

Failed War on Terror update-

 

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Photo Port Hadlock Transit Center

 

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Secretary of State-

Video: Everything You Need to Know About the Hillary Clinton Email Scandal in Two-and-a-Half Minutes

US Navy CO-

Sub CO flouted security rules, lost command

“…Varney revealed that he had brought classified information home once or twice a year, a situation that normally requires the authorization of a fleet commander or the chief of naval operations.”

 

 

Possibly of interest:

The Garage Sale Incident

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Photo- Low tide at Oak Bay

 

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Post 911 security protocols still unable to keep illegal drugs out:

White House pledges millions to combat heroin epidemic

As always- the story comes with zero reporting or questions from newspeople about why the proud War on Terror is unable to keep heroin out of the US.

 

Enhanced ID has been required to cross into the US since 2009.

If it works to keep bad guys out- how are cartels moving heroin into the Puget Sound area in 2015?

DEA:

“James said western Washington might as well be the backyard for three Mexican drug cartels.”

Welcome Home Troops

Thanks for your service

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Heroin traffickers are frequently successful at what they do. If terrorists were just as interested in entering the US- it appears that federal departments and agencies would have no way to stop them.

Don’t worry-

The Super Bowl and public affairs will be safe-

US Department of Homeland Security-

“…a department with more than 20 different agencies, a budget of more than $45 billion and a staff of hundreds of thousands of civilian, law enforcement and military personnel.”

More here:

Olympic Peninsula Heroin

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South entrance- Port Townsend Ship Canal

DSC_0132Will the entire election cycle be a discussion of personalities instead of issues?

Instead of discussing ongoing, undeclared/unwon wars overseas, the drug war racket, a secretive, wasteful and ineffective Dept. of Homeland Security, etc.-

Former Clinton White House staff member interviews potential Clinton Presidential campaign opponent-

Video here.

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JFK speaks about the role of the press in a free society-

 

 

 

 

Photo: Port Townsend scene

 

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ATF confirms it installed two video cameras in Seattle’s Central District– this after voters approved enhanced background check protocols in November of 2014: Washington voters choose gun control; huge majority in Seattle area

 

Federal surveillance-

Past results:

Seattle- $5 million waterfront cameras haven’t worked one day

“Approximately 30 surveillance cameras were installed in late 2012 and early 2013 along the waterfront area and Alki as part of a Homeland Security Grant…”

 

One thing to consider Re: federal LE intervention is- what laws will they attempt to enforce?

Here in Washington State- federal law is different from state law.

Two examples are highway checkpoints & marijuana:

Saying No to the federal government

 

“Nothing in the Constitution gives the federal government authority over ordinary crimes. In America, crime fighting is the responsibility of state and local government. But despite the lack of constitutional authorization, federal policymakers continually try to involve themselves in crime fighting.”

Related:

Real World of Crime vs. The War on Terror

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Photo- Port Townsend scene

 

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Navy unlikely to charge officer who fired at Chattanooga gunman

Decades of undeclared wars didn’t prevent the attack.

Post-911 security protocols at military facilities in hometown USA didn’t prevent the attack.

The US Dept. of Homeland Security didn’t prevent the attack.

Locals showed up with guns to defend facilities- DOD asked them to leave- awkward PR events unfolded all across the USA.

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Photo- Welcome visitors

Rent yourself a State Parks buoy at Fort Worden

Voted best consumer value in weekend recreation.

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Busy news week:

Arrests in Jefferson net more than $100,000 worth of heroin, sheriff’s deputies say

 

Heroin, meth found in search of Hadlock residence, deputies say

 

Naloxone For Heroin Users

 

Peninsula’s first naloxone program tied to needle exchange starts Friday in Clallam County

“The state’s 2013 overdose death rate was 14.8 per 100,000 people, she noted.”

“Clallam’s death rate was nearly twice that: 29.0.”

 

Port Angeles group ready to tackle city’s meth, heroin problem

 

Clallam County health services to distribute brochure on collecting dirty needles

 

Volunteers needed for Port Angeles park scrub-up on Saturday — trash, used syringes among the targets

 

Newspeople,

There is a 50 agent US Border Patrol Station at Port Angeles- do they play any role in keeping heroin away from the Olympic Peninsula?

Has the Port Angeles Border Patrol been able to intercept any inbound heroin?

 

Question for newspeople:

What role do 1,200-horsepower Border Patrol Interceptor boats play in keeping heroin away from the Puget Sound area?

2011-

“… their main interaction with the boating public: Boarding boats and checking for ID, getting a “vibe,” as Jeff P. called it, for what’s up.”

 

Newspeople,

Why did the Blaine Sector Weekly US Border Patrol blotter go extinct?

When is the last time the Port Angeles Border Patrol made an arrest of any kind?

Any arrests connected to the US/Canada border?

Any arrests connected to a Homeland Security mission?

Are fraudulent overtime claims still the norm at Port Angeles?

Border Patrol whistleblower pays price for refusing overtime pay

 

Local US Border Patrol background info here:

News tip/story idea

 

JFK speaks about the role of the press in a free society:

 

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Photo: A small town where at least two news organizations have stopped asking questions.

 

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I have nothing against sportsmen, just like I have nothing against picnics or target shooting.

 

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Pack it out- good intentions

 

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Whidbey Island- Driftwood Park

 

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John McCain calls on Donald Trump to apologize to military families

I did time in the US Unarmed Forces- I am in no way offended.
Requesting an apology based on group identity is a political stunt.

Maybe Trump will take it a step further and point out that the US is not in the habit of wining decades of undeclared wars overseas.

Maybe he’ll challenge school teachers to explain- if the wars aren’t won- how can they protect our freedom?

Maybe he’ll point out that in July of 2015 it’s not safe for Marine recruiters to wear uniforms in Hometown USA?

Marine recruiters told not to wear uniforms after attack

Welcome Home Troops

Thanks for your service

 

Don’t say things that I disagree with. If you didn’t do time in uniform you have no right to speak out. If you did time in uniform- you should see society as a group of first & second-class citizens. Those who never wore a uniform are second class citizens and their commentary should be supervised by those who once wore a uniform.

 

Senator McCain-

“I have not yet met a single 18-year-old, including my own son . . . who said, ‘Gee, I want to join the Marine Corps because of TRICARE.’ No, they joined the military because they want to serve their country.”

They didn’t sign up for TRICARE Senator McCain.

They stayed for multiple tours in Iraq and Afghanistan and kept reenlisting until they had 20 years in for TRICARE.

They could have left the armed forces to stabilize their lives Re: children in school, home ownership, a chance at decent local jobs for a two income household, family separation, getting shot at, etc.

They stayed in based on what they thought was an honest understanding of the benefits they were earning.

 

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Public school teachers- please explain.

 

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Photo- C-ration can opener

 

 

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Homeland Security Vote of Confidence:

Homeland Security chairman: Chattanooga attack could happen ‘anywhere, anytime’

Marine recruiters told not to wear uniforms after attack

Welcome Home Troops

Thanks for your service

 

Don’t worry-

The Super Bowl and public affairs will be safe-

US Department of Homeland Security-

“…a department with more than 20 different agencies, a budget of more than $45 billion and a staff of hundreds of thousands of civilian, law enforcement and military personnel.”

 

Colonel Andrew Bacevich-

“There’s a historical record that shows that U.S. military involvement in the region simply does not work. When we intervene, directly or indirectly, the result is not greater stability, it’s greater instability.”

Military Analyst Andrew Bacevich On Iraq, ISIS

 

 

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Photo- Artist Point Road Trip

 

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Real World of Crime-

Gangs not showing up for background checks:

Police say much of the rise in gun violence in Seattle area due to gangs

 

“The FBI says its background-check system failed, mistakenly allowing the man who allegedly opened fire inside a South Carolina church last month to purchase the gun he used in the rampage.”

 

Nationwide TV show requests your help in finding violent fugitive- on the run for 23 years.

 

Police seek men who stole whole ATM from crowded store in broad daylight

 

NH drug czar says heroin epidemic continues to grow

 

Never-ending bank robberies

 

Post-911/War on Terror security protocols still unable to keep cartels out:

Drug cartels keep using tunnels as part of their business plan

 

Powerful street drug ‘flakka’ shakes Kentucky county

 

4 shootings occur in King County in under 24 hours

 

Seattle police tweak tactics as shootings rise citywide– this after voters approved enhanced background check protocols in November of 2014: Washington voters choose gun control; huge majority in Seattle area

 

22 kilos of heroin get past the US Dept. of Homeland Security and into Fayette County.

 

Elsewhere on the crime scene, authorities need your help to track down violent criminals:

Washington’s Most Wanted

 

War on Terror-

Good guys able to stop bad guys in the early stages of planning:

FBI head: Several potential attacks thwarted ahead of July 4

 

Son of Boston Police Captain Arrested as Possible Terrorist

“…struggled with mental illness his whole life.”

Unlike bad guys everywhere- he went to purchase illegal firearms from an undercover FBI confidential informant.

 

Another badass terrorist holds hands with FBI agents while describing his violent plans-

Video:

MORGANTON, NC TEEN ACCUSED OF PLOTTING TO KILL AMERICANS ON BEHALF OF ISIS

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FBI: IS sympathizer charged in plot to bomb Florida beach

“…told an FBI informant he wanted to make a timer bomb, bury it on a Key West beach and detonate it remotely.”

If the good guys can tell what the bad guys will do before they do it- surely, these powerful crime fighting tools will be used to shut down gang and cartel activity, heroin trafficking, bank robberies, child abduction, etc.

More here:

Nabbed another badass terrorist-

Magic War on Terror Crime Fighting Powers

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Undeclared/unwon wars & the US Dept. of Homeland Security are here to keep you safe:

Philadelphia-

City Officials Warn Don’t Bring Too Much Stuff To Fourth Of July Events

Deputy Mayor for Public Safety Everett Gillison urges folks to pack their common sense:

“Please bring clear bags, so we could just look at it without having to stop you and see what’s going on.”

 

Salem Massachusetts-

ICYMI: Salem Police Boost Security Measures for the Fourth of July Festivities

“Guests are asked to carry any items in clear plastic bags and be prepared for possible bag checks by uniformed officers.”

Welcome Home Troops

Thanks for your service

 

 

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Magic War on Terror Crime Fighting Powers

4th of July Terror Warning- Welcome Home Troops

GWOT Progress Report

 

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Get ready to celebrate freedom:

Video: Police: Those Watching Fireworks By Land Or Water Will Be Watched

“A terrorist attack can happen anywhere and the Department Of Homeland Security has warned local enforcement this week to be vigilant.”

So we’re on the lookout for improper nav lights, boozing, & lost children.

Thanks DHS for pointing us in the right direction.

Hey newspeople/school teachers, DHS & veterans-
How do these wars keep us more safe while we are constantly reminded of terror threats in the Homeland?

 

War on Terror-

Good guys able to stop bad guys in the early stages of planning-

Another badass terrorist holds hands with FBI agents while describing his violent plans:

MORGANTON, NC TEEN ACCUSED OF PLOTTING TO KILL AMERICANS ON BEHALF OF ISIS

Authorities able to tell what terrorists will do before they do it.

 

Real world of crime-

Concern grows as black churches burn across South

If the arsonists were terrorists- they would have been stopped in the planning stages. This is what we are supposed to believe about how America is protected by fusion centers.

If the good guys can tell what the bad guys will do before they do it- surely, these powerful crime fighting tools will be used to shut down gang and cartel activity, heroin trafficking, bank robberies, child abduction, etc.

 

FBI investigating 11 attacks on San Francisco-area Internet lines

 

Seattle media:

WSP: Arsonists spark 9 brush fires along I-5 near Marysville

Elsewhere on the crime scene, authorities need your help to track down violent criminals:

Washington’s Most Wanted

 

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4th of July Terror Warning- Welcome Home Troops

GWOT Progress Report

 

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Photo- Extinct watering hole at Port Townsend

 

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2015:

Terror bulletin warns of potential for July 4 attacks

GWOT progress report:

“There’s probably more concern now than at any time since 9/11,” said Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., a senior member of the House Intelligence Committee.

“The bulletins are frequently issued in advance of major U.S. holidays out of an abundance of caution and concern that operatives may exploit the timing to generate greater attention.”

 

Watch John Oliver tell CNN the real ISIS flag doesn’t have dildos on it

 

2014:

US gets ‘credible’ terror threat ahead of July 4th weekend

Officials give terror threat, safety warnings for July 4 weekend

 

2013:

Fourth of July Celebrations Under Tighter Security

 

2012:

Officials: No known Independence Day threat

 

2011:

“As Americans prepare to celebrate the Fourth of July, U.S. intelligence and law enforcement officials report increased chatter about terrorist threats from al Qaeda and others eager to avenge the killing of Osama bin Laden.”

 

2004:

Government on alert for July 4 terrorist attack

 

2002:

NEW F.B.I. ALERT WARNS OF THREAT TIED TO JULY 4TH

 

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GWOT Progress Report

 

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DSCN3049_003When we are told The Troops are fighting for American rights and freedoms- what does it really mean?

Can we expect the federal government to end alcohol prohibition for adults age 18-20?

 

Will the federal government end dry counties:

Where in the United States you can’t purchase alcohol

 

Can we expect the federal government to authorize concealed carry in all 50 states?

 

Can we expect the federal government to stop charging special fees for special people to visit public lands:

Parking pass for federal lands you paid for the same as the wars in Iraq & Afghanistan:

Regular people- $80 annual pass
Military- free
Seniors- $10 Lifetime pass

The National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass Series

American popular & political culture insists on dividing people up into groups- then assigning a separate value to different groups.

 

Will the federal government end Selective Service registration for men only?

 

Can we expect the federal government to end marijuana prohibition in all 50 states?

It took a constitutional amendment to prohibit the sale of a glass of wine- why no constitutional amendment to authorize a federal war on drugs, drug czar, prohibition of marijuana, etc.

 

Can we expect the federal government to require the 50 states to authorize suspicionless highway checkpoints away from border crossings and ports of entry?

State and local law enforcement agencies do not conduct suspicionless checkpoints in Washington State. Check your state here:

Sobriety Checkpoint Laws

 

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Discrimination

 

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One of the locals- Port Hadlock

 

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Homeland Security Vote of Confidence-

Authorities warn of possible terrorist threats around July 4

“CNN reported in recent weeks that U.S. law enforcement officials believe the Islamist terrorist threat is the highest in years.”

Welcome Home Troops

Thanks for your service

 

Don’t worry-

The Super Bowl and public affairs will be safe-

US Department of Homeland Security-

“…a department with more than 20 different agencies, a budget of more than $45 billion and a staff of hundreds of thousands of civilian, law enforcement and military personnel.”

 

More here:

Proud War on Terror

Nabbed another badass terrorist-

 

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Photo- Port Hadlock Transit Center

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Big news about Gay Marriage today.

Each November, school teachers across America host Veterans Day assemblies– and promote the idea that The Troops are in distant lands- fighting for American rights and freedoms.

Love to see a student ask:

If the wars aren’t won- how can they protect our freedom?

When people wanted to marry their gay lover- did they petition The Joint Chiefs of Staff to send out The Troops to defend American rights and freedoms?

How again are overseas military operations responsible for American rights and freedoms? Public school teachers– please explain.

 

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What will become of our freedoms?

Glorifying military service

 

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Photo- Salt Creek

 

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Has anyone ever seen the press question the US Dept. of Homeland Security/CBP on their role in keeping heroin out of the US?

Any TV or radio station, newspaper, magazine or other mainstream media outlet in any of the 50 states? Please post in comments if you know of any occasion where newspeople have questioned DHS as an agency or spoken with any official on this subject.

We are not talking about blogs or alternative media sources. We are not talking about the behavior of political parties or personalities. We are not talking about attitudes Re: The Drug War. We are talking about our free and independent press & what questions are off-limits.

JFK speaks about the role of the press in a free society-

Remember- the reason US troops were sent to Iraq and Afghanistan- was to keep bad people from entering the US.

 

These are the folks with the budgets, gear & manpower:

US Department of Homeland Security-

“…a department with more than 20 different agencies, a budget of more than $45 billion and a staff of hundreds of thousands of civilian, law enforcement and military personnel.”

 

$3.3 million worth of heroin gets past the US Dept. of Homeland Security and into the northeast region of Philadelphia-

 

22 kilos of heroin get past the US Dept. of Homeland Security and into New Hampshire.

 

Post 911 security protocols still unable to keep illegal drugs out:

New drug report: Meth still Oregon’s No. 1 problem, run mostly by Mexican drug traffickers

 

In Mexico, illicit poppy ‘gardens’ feed U.S. demand for heroin

 

Heroin deaths spike by 58 percent in Seattle area

 

Opioid crisis: Highway to hell – how heroin infiltrates New England

Not one mention in the article Re: how heroin gets past the US Dept. of Homeland Security and into the US?

Thanks newspeople.

 

Enhanced ID has been required to cross into the US since 2009.

If it works to keep bad guys out- how are cartels moving heroin into the Puget Sound area in 2015?

DEA:

“James said western Washington might as well be the backyard for three Mexican drug cartels.”

Welcome Home Troops

Thanks for your service

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1,000 kilograms of heroin gets past the US Dept. of Homeland Security and into several U.S. cities-

As always- the big law enforcement success story comes with zero reporting or questions from newspeople about why the proud War on Terror is unable to keep heroin out of the US.

 

Don’t worry-

The Super Bowl and public affairs will be safe-

 

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Photo- Early winter morning at Point Wilson Light

 

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It’s a great location with friendly people, beautiful scenery & a nice climate- unfortunately there has been much in the way of bad news over the past year or two:

Inmate Death-

Father of late inmate leads protest of Island County jail conditions

Large crowd marches through Coupeville, encircles county jail in protest of inmate’s death

Negligence a role in Island County Jail inmate’s death, investigation concludes

Why no arrests in death at jail?

 

Island Transit-

County leaders call for Island Transit director to resign

“…former administration of the transit agency, despite warnings, spent a $58,666 federal grant on a system that doesn’t work.”

 

Island County Prosecutor-

Rape conviction vacated over prosecutor’s omission

Recent release of convicted felon and rapist- released due to a technical mistake made by the county prosecutor’s office at the time of his trial.

 

Noncompliant agencies-

Whidbey hospital, agencies remain noncompliant with state auditor

Whidbey General Hospital cited by state for staffing plan lapse

 

Island County Sheriff-

Federal grant money goes to “…gain a better grasp on cross border activity and to prevent illegal crossings.”

“Funding for the boat was issued through the Homeland Security Grant Program under Operation Stonegarden.”

“But the sheriff’s office, after getting a $225,000 grant through the Homeland Security Grant Program, will be purchasing a new vessel.”

 

If public meetings were held on Whidbey Island & people were asked to state their top local law enforcement priorities- would a Homeland Security patrol boat show up anywhere on the list?

If the Sheriff was interviewed & asked for his wish list- is there any possibility that it would include a Homeland Security patrol boat?

Took a quick look on the web to see if there is a post 911 history of maritime “cross-border activity” on Whidbey & could not find anything. If anyone has info, please post in comments.

 

Local crime problem unrelated to Homeland Security concerns:

Sheriff talks about Whidbey Island burglaries at meeting

Whidbey burglary victims up in arms over lack of arrests

“Tingstad said he sees the burglary increase as a direct result of budget cuts and the loss of 10 deputies since 2008. He said it’s “incredibly important” to have a detective dedicated to drug crimes, but that position was lost in the layoffs.”

The federal government has money to share- but not to curb the sorts of crimes that concern local communities:

Public safety emergency declared due to Whidbey Island crime wave

Recommendation-

Let the Sheriff & the people he serves set funding priorities for the Island County Sheriff’s Department.

 

More federal cash to increase border security-

Whidbey Island police get federal funding

Newspeople post press release instead of asking questions.

 

Code violations that never seem to get resolved-

Family-friendly Riepma Ave.

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Supporting the local economy on Whidbey Island

Why is the Rolling Hills community included in Ebey’s Landing National Historical Reserve?

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Strange & meaningless political boundary?

Whidbey Island- Land of Make Believe

Local media-

Recent hard-hitting report:

“Property clutter poses problems for county regulators”

“But a few properties — about eight a year countywide — receive multiple complaints, and the owners are unable or sometimes unwilling to do anything about it.”

Looks like there was no time to send a reporter out to take a few photos of these properties. No time to interview land owners or neighbors. County employees are the only folks interviewed for the story?

Different approach described here:

“County tightens junk car ordinance”

 

 

 

 

Photo- Hill Road

 

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Another badass terrorist holds hands with FBI agents while describing his violent plans:

MORGANTON, NC TEEN ACCUSED OF PLOTTING TO KILL AMERICANS ON BEHALF OF ISIS

The good guys can tell what terrorists will do before they do it.

Maybe someday- these magic crime fighting powers will be used to shut down heroin & meth trafficking, bank robberies, gang & cartel activity, church & school shootings, etc.

 

Discuss on facebook here:

US Department of Credibility

or here:

Our free and independent press has stopped asking questions.

 

 

 

Photo- Ruby Beach

 

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Post 911 security protocols still unable to keep illegal drugs out:

New drug report: Meth still Oregon’s No. 1 problem, run mostly by Mexican drug traffickers

Methamphetamine-

“However, meth remains pervasive because Mexican drug traffickers continue to smuggle meth powder, liquid and finished “crystal meth” or “ice” from laboratories outside the state, the report says. Some production operations seem to have been transferred to California’s Simi Valley.”

Heroin-

“Again, most of the heroin is smuggled into Oregon by Mexican drug trafficking organizations, largely through California and sometimes through Arizona and Nevada.”

 

In Mexico, illicit poppy ‘gardens’ feed U.S. demand for heroin

 

Heroin deaths spike by 58 percent in Seattle area

 

Opioid crisis: Highway to hell – how heroin infiltrates New England

Not one mention in the article Re: how heroin gets past the US Dept. of Homeland Security and into the US?

Thanks newspeople.

 

Heroin traffickers are frequently successful at what they do. If terrorists were just as interested in entering the US- it appears that federal departments and agencies would have no way to stop them.

 

Enhanced ID has been required to cross into the US since 2009.

If it works to keep bad guys out- how are cartels moving heroin into the Puget Sound area in 2015?

DEA:

“James said western Washington might as well be the backyard for three Mexican drug cartels.”

Welcome Home Troops

Thanks for your service

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1,000 kilograms of heroin gets past the US Dept. of Homeland Security and into several U.S. cities-

As always- the big law enforcement success story comes with zero reporting or questions from newspeople about why the proud War on Terror is unable to keep heroin out of the US.

 

Don’t worry-

The Super Bowl and public affairs will be safe-

US Department of Homeland Security-

“…a department with more than 20 different agencies, a budget of more than $45 billion and a staff of hundreds of thousands of civilian, law enforcement and military personnel.”

 

More here:

Proud War on Terror

 

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Local reporters will not question the US Border Patrol at Port Angeles?

here: US Department of Credibility

or here:

Our free and independent press has stopped asking questions.

 

 

 

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Voted best consumer value in weekend recreation.

 

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