The Jeffrey Weinhaus Overview

On Aug. 22nd, 2012, Henry Folsom, an employee at the Missouri State Highway Patrol, took the computers and cameras of Jeffrey Weinhaus, a Missouri-based journalist. A couple of weeks later, at a pre-arranged meeting, Folsom shot Weinhaus multiple times, claiming that he was in fear of his safety.

Was Folsom justified?

If you’re a reader of it’s likely you’re already somewhat familiar with this incident due to the multiple, related videos and posts that have been published, all of which are housed at

There are so many factors related to this incident and Weinhaus’s continuing legal land venture, and with new documents and conversations with individuals involved, this two-part video* – The Jeffrey Weinhaus Overview – was created to make it easier to get up-to-speed on his situation, to ultimately help bring about real accountability.


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Those Involved

Robert E. Parks (the prosecutor)
15 S. Church St.
Union, MO MO
Phone: (636) 538-6370
Fax: (636) 538-7343

Missouri State Highway Patrol Troop I (where Henry Folsom, the shooter, works)
P.O. Box 128
Rolla, MO 65402-0128
Phone: (573) 368-2345
Fax: (573) 368-2352

Missouri State Highway Patrol Troop C (where the “investigators” work)
891 Technology Drive
Weldon Spring, MO 63304
Phone: (636) 300-2800
Fax:(636) 300-2741


The Jeffrey Weinhaus Overview utilized a lot of raw video that was originally streamed to and captured and uploaded to


The Jeffrey Weinhaus Overview utilized a number of documents, which can be viewed in-full at

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*Cop Block’s YouTube account is capped at 15min per a “copyright” violation based on a complaint by Lenco, the manufacturer of the Bearcat armored vehicle being provided to police departments thanks to grants provided by Dept. of Homeland Security

Pete Eyre

Pete Eyre is co-founder of As an advocate of peaceful, consensual interactions, he seeks to inject a message of complete liberty and self-government into the conversation of police accountability. Eyre went to undergrad and grad school for law enforcement, then spent time in DC as an intern at the Cato Institute, a Koch Fellow at the Drug Policy Alliance, Directer of Campus Outreach at the Institute for Humane Studies, Crasher-in-Chief at Bureaucrash, and as a contractor for the Future of Freedom Foundation. In 2009 he left the belly of the beast and hit the road with Motorhome Diaries and later co-founded Liberty On Tour. He spent time in New Hampshire home, and was involved with Free Keene, the Free State Project and The Daily Decrypt.