COURT NEWS: Another Charles County Judge Faces Removal: Judge Lou Hennessey says he just has a big heart; charged with advising domestic abuser in repeated jailhouse phone calls What in the world is in the water at the Charles County Courthouse? LAPLATA, MD. – Since 1996, three Charles County Judges have faced removal and either […]Continue Reading
As St. Mary’s Sheriff Tim Cameron is a state official, indeed a constitutional officer of the state, his staff of clerks and cops are considered county employees and the agency is required by law to be funded by the county commissioners. Therefore, compliance with the state law requiring disclosure of public information to the public could be considered to have to adhere to Executive Orders of the Governor.
Of course, had St. Mary’s County’s Finance Director, Elaine Kramer or County Attorney George Sparling felt compelled to verify the data provided in the Public Information Request, they might have spotted the illegal distribution of employee Social Security numbers to the public. An electronic distribution, as requested for fiscal year 2011, was simple and but four columns, without intricate records of sick leave, annual leave, contributions to pension and FOP dues, worker’s compensation, Medicare contributions and so on.
St. Mary’s County is not the only government entity that makes illegal dumps of social security numbers. The Internal Revenue Service, indeed the very agency caught up in the scandal over illegally auditing conservative groups, the Office of Tax Exempt Organizations, reportedly did an electronic dump of over 100,000 social security numbers in a public information request to PublicResource.org. as reported in Human Events in 2013Continue Reading
BELLOICOSE, BOISTEROUS AND JUST A LOUDMOUTH LOUT — WHEN NOT DRIVING IMPAIRED BY DRUGS WILL NEW PLEA DEALS FROM FECKLESS PROSECUTORS WILL KEEP HIM OUT OF THE SLAMMER? NORTH BEACH, MD. – What is a community to do when a boring bozo decides to raise the decibel level to that of the depths of hell? […]Continue Reading
LEAD-FOOT BUT LAME JUST THE SAME WAS THE NAME OF THE GAME FOR EX-CON JOSHUA TRIPPETT OWINGS, MD – One of the first things any good stunt driver learns is how to control a vehicle, a talent that escaped a bozo from PG County who also has an address in Lusby. On August 18, 2021, […]Continue Reading
Supreme Court of the United StatesNo. 20A84REPUBLICAN PARTY OF PENNSYLVANIA,Applicantv.KATHY BOOCKVAR, SECRETARY OF PENNSYLVANIA, ET AL. O R D E R All county boards of election are hereby ordered, pending further order of the Court, to comply with the following guidance provided by the Secretary of the Commonwealth on October 28 and November 1, namely, […]Continue Reading
March 01, 2014 00:00 MARYLAND STATE POLICE DUI ARRESTS Between March 01, 2014 and March 31, 2014 W/B RT50@PLUGGE RD – TALBOT – 20 Arrested: REYES, NORTO 23 YEARS OLD BALTIMORE, MD Arresting Officer: Tpr Young March 01, 2014 00:58N/B WILLOWS RD S/O COLBY DR – ST. MARY’S – 18 Arrested on charges of reckless […]Continue Reading
LAW AND DISORDER The following crime investigations occurred in St. Mary’s County, Maryland. The names have not been changed; the outcomes of arrests are reported in this column on an occasional basis following court actions. All persons found guilty are no longer innocent of the charges placed against them. THE CHARGES: BURGLAR JOHN PANKAKE CLEANED […]Continue Reading
DWI HIT PARADE: Warren County Deputies collared Lucretia Dollarhyde on charges of torture of dogs and DUI FRONT ROYAL, VA. – When two Warren County deputy sheriffs encountered a woman on a traffic stop, on Jan. 23, 2019 at about 11 a.m., she was not only reluctant to give her age, but she didn’t want […]Continue Reading
MURDER USA: Raging Redneck Kevin Lee Gravenor did his best to end the life of ex after fight by using his car to run over her twice SALISBURY, MD. – A Wicomico County man is cooling his jets in jail with no bail after making two passes with his car over his now ex-girlfriend in […]Continue Reading
MURDER USA: PG homicide detectives seek info with dough on slaying of Nayel Shabex OXON HILL, MD. – According to Prince Georges County Police, Detectives with the Homicide Unit are conducting an investigation into a fatal shooting in Oxon Hill on Friday. The victim is 23-year-old Nayel Shabex of Widows Mite Road in Edgewater. A […]Continue Reading
MARYLAND STATE POLICE BEAT: Repeat offender DUI Driver Darren Cole fought the Law and the Law Won ST. MARY’S CITY, MD. – Maybe it was a case of too much cooking sherry when rustling up grub for students at St. Mary’s College of Maryland. After all, a long day of cooking can summon up that […]Continue Reading