Lower than a dog

Words fail. PLAISTOW — A $1,000 reward is being offered after a family’s dog was shot and killed last week. Local business owner Aminda Daviduk of Dunkin’ Donuts contributed $500 toward the reward for any information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible for the shooting of Jaycee, a nearly 9-year-old […]

Update: Dog-whacking cop beats the rap

Remember the dog-whacker of the Commerce, Colorado, PD? His name is Robert Price. Back in we wrote, as part of a roundup of dog-shootings in which we demonstrated that a dog bite is simply not a life-threatening event, unless the dog is rabid: Smile! You’re on Candid Camera. That is, everybody has video these days. […]

A couple of follow-ups on Dogs and Domestics

First, Dogs: One of our commenters suggested that a policeman need not fear death to have legitimate fear of a dog. We understand that, to an extent. But we encourage officers to tangle with dogs as need be., rather than to use the tool you have (firearm). OC spray is ineffective on canids, and Tasers […]

Breaking: NH AG presser on Greenland shooting.

We covered the murder of Greenland, NH police chief Moloney and the wounding of four other officers by Cullen Mutrie. Live on WMUR. http://www.wmur.com/news/nh-news/Watch-live-video-of-news-conference-regarding-Greenland-police-shooting/-/9857858/17776568/-/u4o65u/-/index.html As we join, a Sergeant Ebert (phonetic) is briefing the details. The only firearms found in the residence were 357 and 9mm. The 357 was bought by Mutries GF Bethany Tibbets […]