In Spokane Washington, former police officer Karl F. Thompson Jr., 65, was sentenced to four years and three months in the beating death of mentally disabled janitor, 36-year old Otto Zehm. U.S. District Court Judge Fred Van Sickle remarked that he hoped the sentence would bring closure to Zehm’s family and the community, who reacted with justifiable outrage at the brutal death. [Read more…]Charged with a crime in Washington? Call now. (888) 246-5778.
Tacoma police are facing a backlash after they responded to a woman’s 911 call by using a taser to arrest her. Yes, you read that right. She was the victim of a crime, called police, and was then victimized by the cops. Oh, and she’s deaf. [Read more…]