A waste of Police Resources #2 Navarre's salary

Police Chief Navarre admits failure of his/Finbeiner's plan to plaster the sides of Patrol Cars with business advertising.

"Toledo Police Chief Mike Navarre thought it was the ideal situation.
But very few businesses liked the idea and even fewer agreed to participate.

A Waste of Police Resources

The recent raid of Platinum Showgirls by three undercover police officers and a health department inspector, then by "a half dozen uniformed police officers", is a shocking waste of Toledo's stretched police resources. What was the purpose of the raid? Drugs, guns, white slavery, felony crime? No, they were there to bust smokers!

Our screwed up system

A 10-year-old Florida girl faces felony weapons charges after bringing a small steak knife to school to cut up her lunch, according to a report on

Karyn McConnell-Hancock Saga (Was Pregnant local attorney reported missing) - updated

Original posting by paulhem - BREAKING from The Blade
"A local attorney and former city council woman was reported missing by her husband late Wednesday night, police said. Karyn McConnell-Hancock, 35, who is six months pregnant, was last seen at her office on North Michigan St. about 9 a.m. "

Toledo auto thefts decline

Auto thefts declined nearly 10 percent in Ohio - and more than 12 percent in Cincinnati - from 2005 to 2006, the Ohio Insurance Institute announced Friday.

That news might mean a drop in auto insurance rates for Ohioans.
Other Ohio cities that saw double-digit percentage drops in auto thefts include Mansfield (-63.2), Warren (-24.6), Toledo (-20), Columbus (-18.1) and Parma (-13).

This takes the cake for the week

Ben Konop driving without insurance And Karyn Hancock faking her kidnapping....

One hell of a week in this shithole we call Toledo!!!!!

Security Guard "Saved Over 100 Lives". (OK, then... should the government ban guns?)

After I read this news story (below), I thought this would be more fodder for the gun control proponents to use in making their point in trying to get gun ownership banned, thinking shooting sprees like this can be eliminated by doing so.

Gates says Iran seeks Chaos


"Everywhere you turn, it is the policy of Iran to foment instability and chaos, no matter the strategic value or cost in the blood of innocents - Christians, Jews and Muslims alike," Gates said in his address at the event organized by the London-based International Institute for Strategic Studies.

UT tuition rate compells student to rob

Andrew Butler, a 20-year-old student at the University of Toledo, and Christopher Avery, a 22-year-old student at the University of Cincinnati, pleaded guilty on Monday to two charges of aggravated robbery and six charges of kidnapping, the newspaper reported.

Toledo officer's killer gets 18 years to life

It's been nine months since Danielle Dressel learned her husband was shot on a cold, dark street in North Toledo, and she still struggles to hide the tears when she speaks of her loss.

For Michael and Larraine Dressel, the death of their son is a pain felt every day and one that is magnified when seeing his empty seat at holiday meals.

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