Oakland: Firefighter Job Offer To Registered Sex Offender Withdrawn

OAKLAND, CA – A conditional job offer to a 48-year-old man to become an Oakland firefighter was withdrawn after it was confirmed he is a registered sex offender, officials said Friday. Officials said it was Stephen Eldridge’s erratic behavior after he got the offer in late December that led them to his past rape conviction […]

Where Have All The Cops Gone?

Palm Springs police officer Daniel Buduan moves fluidly around the police cruiser, placing an assault rifle and shotgun he’s just inspected in the vehicle in preparation to ride along with his sergeant. Buduan is a rookie, but he’s a fast learner. He thinks back to elementary school, when a police officer once let him examine […]