Tucson cop arrested, fired for pulling gun on gas station clerk

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) – They are trained to serve and protect, and yet another Tucson cop is in cuffs. This time he is accused of pulling a gun on a gas station clerk, and it’s all caught on camera. Kyle McCartin, a Tucson cop charged with two counts of aggravated assault, was released to pretrial services […]

Tucson Police Harass Homeless and Poor

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Raymond, of the Tucson CopBlock group, sent us this montage of encounters that they and Occupy Public Land, a homeless advocacy group, have had with the Tucson Police Department. Formore videos of Tucson (AZ) CopBlock check out their YouTube page or get connected with Arizona CopBlock via Facebook here. Related Content by Tucson CopBlock: – Federal […]

“Ron Paul Republican” Stands Up to Police, Faces Ouster TONIGHT!

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As regular readers of this blog are well aware, the May 5th shooting of former Marine Jose Guereña in Tucson, Arizona was both tragic and controversial. Sheriff’s Deputies and Police Officers forming the regional Pima County SWAT team entered his home to serve a search warrant, after what they claim was an extensive 20-month investigation […]

2 Tucson Police Shootings: Cops fire 120+ Rounds, Suspects fire 0

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Recently, a whole lot of lead has been flying in the otherwise sleepy desert berg of Tucson, Arizona. A few days ago, a Pima County Sheriff’s Office SWAT team descended upon a former Marine’s house at 9 in the morning to serve a search warrant pursuant to a drug investigation. Within 7 seconds of their […]

The Tucson Murder Rampage

As I write this, a week has passed since one Jared Lee Loughner attacked a “Congress On Your Corner” event hosted by Arizona District 8 Congressional Representative Gabrielle “Gabby” Giffords with a Glock 19 semi-automatic handgun, equipped with an extended 33 round magazine. Loughner critically injured Giffords, who was presumed to be his main target, […]

Life Imitates Grand Theft Auto – Does Not End Well

On a recent Monday afternoon in downtown Tucson Arizona, a bizarre series of events played out that would be instantly familiar for anyone who’s ever played any of the numerous iterations of the popular Grand Theft Auto video game franchise. Around 4 o’clock in the afternoon, immediately adjacent to the bus station in busy Downtown Tucson […]