Off-duty Alabama detective fatally shot, ex-boyfriend charged

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP/WIAT) — An off-duty police detective in Montgomery has been fatally shot. The Montgomery Police Department says authorities found Detective Tanisha Pughsley, 27, with a gunshot wound when they responded to a call about a shooting in the city early Monday morning in the 6700 block of Overview Drive. The city of Montgomery […]

Springfield mayor: DOJ report knocking police narcotics unit ‘disturbing and disappointing’

SPRINGFIELD – Mayor Domenic Sarno called a recent report released by the U. S. Department of Justice assessing the police department’s narcotics unit as out-of-control and excessively violent “disturbing and disappointing” during a press conference Thursday. The 28-page report released late Wednesday presented a withering picture of the unit, highlighting instances of falsified reports, lax […]

The incredible story of New Orleans’ first black female homicide detective

In the 1990s, Jacklean Davis was a policing superstar, hailed as the best crime solver in the city. But a dispute turned into a major federal case against her, brought by a prosecutor whose conduct in other cases was called ‘grotesque’ In the 1990s, Jacklean Davis was a policing superstar, hailed as the best crime […]

Man and Woman Arrested for Trafficking Narcotics

At about 9:00 p.m., July 3, 2020, Troopers Adam Couture and Michael Leslie, assigned to the State Police Shelburne Falls, were on patrol on Route 91 northbound near in Bernardston when they observed a black Jeep Patriot speeding. The Jeep had a temporary license plate that was unreadable. The Troopers conducted a motor vehicle stop […]

Former NYPD detective blasts de Blasio over NYC crime wave: Your ‘rhetoric has consequences’

The deadly shootings and gun violence that gripped New York City over the weekend should serve as a reminder to Mayor Bill de Blasio that his “rhetoric has consequences,” retired New York Police Department (NYPD) Detective Pat Brosnan said Monday. “It is definitely not the summer of love, that’s for sure,” Brosnan told “Your World” host Neil Cavuto. “This is lawless New […]

Trump calls military counter-narcotics operation a success

President Trump extolled the success Friday of a U. S. military counter-narcotics operation in the Caribbean and eastern Pacific Ocean, saying it’s part of his mission to protect America from illegal drugs and traffickers. “We’re taking the fight directly to the sinister criminal cartels, and we’re showing them no mercy,” Mr. Trump said during a […]

Montgomery police detective Tanisha Pughsley killed, ex-boyfriend charged with capital murder

A Montgomery police detective was killed Monday morning in an apparent domestic violence related incident and her ex-boyfriend was charged in connection to her death. The officer was identified in a statement from the city as 27-year-old Tanisha Pughsley. Brandon Deshawn Webster, 24, was charged with capital murder while in the commission of a burglary, capital […]

Fraud, Money Laundering and Narcotics. Impunity of the Banking Giants – Global Research

Today, June 26,  is The International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking:  “an expression of  determination to strengthen action and cooperation to achieve the goal of an international society free of drug abuse” (UN General Assembly). The following article by Tom Burghardt first published by Global Research in 2012, focusses on the issue of narcotics […]

Alabama detective killed by ex who is now charged with capital murder – TheGrio

An off-duty Alabama detective was fatally shot in her home and killed by her ex-boyfriend in what is being described as a domestic dispute. Detective Tanisha Pughsley, 27, was found fatally shot on Monday by authorities. She’d been with the Montgomery police department since 2016 and was pronounced dead at the scene. Officials believe the […]