Tag Archives: violent crime

Prison and Politics – Part I

Prison and politics makes for strange bedfellows. I know what you’re thinking, more politicians should be in prison. I will not disagree with that notion, especially as we head into the election season. Pick your poison here, lying, backstabbing, socialist, fascist, egomaniac, there are politicians of every stripe to choose from. While I have my […]

The Forgotten Victims

Violent crime leaves a vortex of pain in its wake.  The system offers a small measure of justice for the victims, but the families are left behind.  I’ve spoken with mothers who lost their sons, and fathers who lost daughters.  The single common thread among them was helplessness.  There was nothing they could have done […]