|The Story||The Bridgeport PD buys 16
semi-automatic weapons at a cost of $16,000.
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|The Spin||"We haven't actually fired a
shot in 10 years," said one fictitious police officer. "But it's just
cool to feel like Clint Eastwood in those Dirty Harry movies. That was
|The Story||Rhome hires a new police chief, Rick Roebuck of Sunset, to fill its vacancy. He has canine experience and said "the canine unit will check a lot of drug activity in the city and you also walk the dogs through the schools, which the kids love."|
|The Spin||"I don't," said one local
|The Story||The district judge throws out some
of the evidence in a child porn case against Kevin Dean Riedle saying
the search warrant was defective.
|The Spin||Don't gripe. You want judges that
will apply the law and not make law, and that's what happened. Note to
law enforcement: Cut and Paste is not your friend.
||Local tax assessor-collector Monte
Shaw shows up in a wedding announcement to an assistant principal at
|The Spin||Those believing a tax
assessor should enjoy no happiness are encouraged to file a formal
protest to obtain a hearing.
|The Story||Bridgeport's defensive coordinator
Mike Burt leaves to take the head coaching job in Dumas.
|The Spin||The job was put on hold while mental health experts examine this photo.|