Wednesday, August 20 2014 1:35 PM EDT2014-08-20 17:35:47 GMT
Lyndi Trischler has a passion for police work. She became a Florence Police officer in February 2012. Last year, she welcomed her first daughter and a few months later became pregnant with her firstMore >>
Lyndi Trischler has a passion for police work. That's why she became a Florence Police officer in 2012. Now, she says, she is forced to choose between her job and her family.More >>
Dashcam footage captures an amazingly acrobatic motorcycle accident. As a car switches lanes, a motorcyclist slams into the vehicle's rear bumper. The motorcyclists is launched into the air, flips andMore >>
Dashcam footage captures an amazingly acrobatic motorcycle accident.More >>
Tuesday, August 19 2014 4:10 PM EDT2014-08-19 20:10:07 GMT
The police chief for Gulf Shores along Alabama's coast is weighing-in on the actions of the law enforcement commander in charge of Ferguson, Missouri's in the wake of an escalating crisis brought on byMore >>
Gulf Shores Police Chief Ed Delmore wrote a blistering open letter to Captain Ronald S. Johnson, who was given command of law enforcement operations following days of looting and rioting in the city.More >>
mayoral forum was held Thursday night at the University of Toledo.
forum was hosted by the UT College of Law and the Toledo Fair Housing Center.
Center officials say they're looking for a mayor that focuses on diversity and
Mike Bell said government has a role in neighborhood quality, but so do
I see something across the street that's bothering me, I need to get across the
street and cut that grass," he said. "I need to understand that government can't
intervene in everything."
Cox said federal tax dollars for neighborhoods needs to be used more efficiently.
I don't see where we're doing a good enough job of recirculating those dollars.
We had a time where the dollars were increasing, now they're decreasing," Cox
Mike Collins said it's time to start prosecuting slumlords at the local level.
affects every single one of us today," he said. "It will affect our children,
our grandchildren, and our great grandchildren."
County Auditor Anita Lopez talked about her plan to improve Toledo
mayor, I will work with the chief of police to make sure that no civil rights
are violated while we're balancing the rights and safety of all citizens in our
Councilman Joe McNamara took it a step further:
are going to build on our strengths as a city," he said. "We are going to build
our neighborhoods, and we are going to continue to fight the evil that is
discrimination and has no place in our city today."
mayoral primary is September 10. The two candidates with the most votes will
then go on to the November election.