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RESTORE HONOR: Serpico — “Police Are Still Out of Control”

This outstanding article was penned by Frank Serpico, a New York Police Department detective, who refused to take part in the rampant corruption that plagues American law enforcement agencies. An excellent 1973 movie exposed NYPD corruption by graphically depicting what this courageous hero endured. To this day, outlaw cops blame Serpico for simply being an honest police officer, who takes his oath […]

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RESTORE HONOR: Abolish Police Unions

  Las Vegas Cops Jam Courtroom – Media Pool Photo Powerful police unions and law enforcement associations are directly responsible for the rapidly deteriorating image cops now have throughout America, and share responsibility for a recent rash of attacks on officers. Unions once had a credible purpose—ensuring police officers received decent pay, benefits and retirement […]

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RESTORE HONOR: Grow a Spine…and Some Hair

“You only have power over people so long as you don’t take everything away from them. But when you’ve robbed a man of everything, he’s no longer in your power – he’s free again.”  Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, The Gulag Archipelago (1918-1956) Today’s police officers have a serious image problem. Many of them look and act like […]

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RESTORE HONOR: Has Cop-Hunting Begun?

  BUTCH COMEGYS/AP   Between May 1, 2013, and October 18, 2014, U.S. police officers had killed 1,628 people, based on news accounts and “corporate” reports assembled by the dedicated trackers at KillingByPolice. At least 875 citizens have been killed, since January 1, 2014. Cops are now killing Americans at the rate of three per day, […]

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Cops Take Brutality Home

(CBS) by William B. Scott The Permit A media firestorm erupted, after hotel security video showed a National Football League star, Ray Rice, slugging his then-fiancee in the head, knocking her out. Rice then dragged her from an elevator. That despicable act of violence prompted NFL officials to suspend Rice indefinitely, effectively banishing him from […]

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Interview Link to a NewsmaxTV “Midpoint”interview today: MidPoint | William B. Scott discusses America’s Police Force.  We discussed Erik’s execution, the fact that rogue/outlaw killer-cops now constitute a dangerous domestic terrorist threat, why “The Permit” was written, and how law enforcement’s lies and cover-ups have undermined Americans’ trust, sparking riots in Ferguson, MO. (more…)

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Starve the Beast

In an excellent July 19, 2013, Wall Street Journal essay entitled “Rise of the Warrior Cop,” author-journalist Radley Balko described the alarming militarization of police forces across America. He cited myriad cases of innocent citizens being killed by over-zealous police officers, particularly Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) teams serving warrants for alleged, often petty, offenses. […]

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The following appeared in the Sangre de Cristo Sentinel on July 19, 2014. LAS VEGAS ANTI-GUN POLICY: KILL AND COVER William B. Scott On July 10, 2010, Erik B. Scott, a 1994 U.S. Military Academy at West Point graduate with an MBA from Duke University, was shot to death by three Las Vegas Metropolitan Police […]

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The next sheriff of Clark County, NV, will face two daunting tasks—getting rid of rogue or outlaw Metro police officers and instilling a culture of accountability. However, he absolutely must do both, or good, honorable police officers on the Metro force will face the wrath of increasingly outraged, distrustful citizens. To the latter point, this […]

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Cutting Room Floor: Ravens Roast

When editing “The Permit,” I cut about 15,000 words, including entire chapters, that didn’t satisfy a fiction writer’s ruthless criterion: Does it move the story forward?Several faithful readers, who had tracked the online, serialized version, noted that the final, published book was missing a chapter they particularly liked—”Ravens Roast.” Consequently, like a DVD movie that […]

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