Category Archives: Racism

IF THIS MAN WAS BLACK…

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THIS MAN IS BLACK & HIS BAIL REFLECTS IT      If this man was black he would be in jail on $500,000 cash bail!      I posted this on December 28th about Ryan Saner and his drug bust where he … Continue reading

** – *** BREAKING NEWS *** – IT’S BEEN OVER SIX MONTHS!

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— Doing some research this afternoon. — * **  Why hasn’t interim Lancaster Police Chief John Bey released information on this man?According to his docket he is 34-years-old and white. According to the sheriff’s office this morning he weighs approximately … Continue reading

AFTERNOON UPDATE ** – * WHERE ARE THE POLICE LOGS? WHERE IS THE TRANSPARENCY?

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WHO STOLE THE MONEY? “NO COMMENT?”       I am hot on the trail of the person who stole $150,000 from the Lancaster County Drug Task Force. The PA Attorney General’s Office – not so much. I sent a … Continue reading

MAJOR COMMUNICATION PROBLEM!

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WHO THREW A WOMAN FROM A CAR?      There is a serious law enforcement communication problem in Lancaster. A number of Lancaster Police Officers, including Captain Todd Umstead, retired as the new year came in. The District Attorney’s spokesman, … Continue reading

AFTERNOON UPDATE – SEVENTEEN YEARS!

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BUDGET FOR 2021        I will come back to Jonathan Luna and the Lititz man who in September the police said stabbed himself multiple times causing life-threatening injuries tomorrow.      There is a special meeting of city … Continue reading

UPDATED – * SELF-INFLICTED BY THE VICTIM?

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PUTTING ON A SHOW!       Lancaster Detective, now Captain, Todd Umstead going door to door with seven other detectives in the 200 block of West Vine Street supposedly looking for information on the brutal murder of 83-year-old Erma … Continue reading

UPDATED – SHADES OF JONATHAN LUNA?

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DOES THE VICTIM KNOW?      From the updated police press release on the vicious stabbing in Lititz on September 9th of this year (click here).      What in the world does that mean? I found a 36-year-old male … Continue reading

AFTERNOON UPDATE – A HORRIFIC STABBING AND STOLEN MONEY

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LAW ENFORCEMENT WAS BUSY TODAY!          What a day! Justo Smoker was charged with the six month old murder of 18-year-old Linda Stoltzfoos whose body has never been found and the Northern Lancaster County Regional Police Department … Continue reading

** – * DID HE LIVE OR DID HE DIE?

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“LACERATIONS AND EXTENSIVE BLEEDING” **   And yesterday this happened (click here for the original of the police press release):      NLCRPD patrols were dispatched to the intersection of Route 501 and East Newport Road for a report of a … Continue reading

UPDATED – * 12-18 UPDATE – GOOD MORNING!

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UNRESPONSIVE POLICE DEPARTMENT!       OMG! It has happened again. The Northern Lancaster County Regional Police Department will not tell the public anything. Click here for the LNP story shown at left and here for the police press release … Continue reading

* AFTERNOON UPDATE – * WHY ARE YOU HERE?

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Click here for all the details! EXTREMELY CONCERNING!     It strikes me that this is extraordinarily stupid and concerning. John T. Bey has been the interim Chief of Police for six days and announces all is well even though … Continue reading

UPDATED – * IN MANHEIM TOWNSHIP

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IT’S AS SERIOUS AS IT GETS! (Click here.)     Take covid-19 seriously. It’s as serious as it gets. **** *  UPDATE FROM WGAL – A Pennsylvania State Police Trooper initially told WGAL reporter Katelyn Smith that the incident was … Continue reading

AFTERNOON UPDATE – & G. TERRY MADONNA

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“THREE SPEAK SPANISH“       The below is a better screenshot of the seven new officers presented by Captain Todd Umstead at Saturday’s budget session with city council. It begins at 2:54:50 into the video  – they are presented … Continue reading

* – 12-6 UPDATE – & POLICEMAN TODD UMSTEAD IS RETIRING!

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DOES EARL HAVE A STOLEN GUN? *     Okay, Earl! Put this in your pipe and smoke it: —  You do not know the parking lot was empty. And he may be a member of the church. His Facebook page … Continue reading

SITTING IN A CHURCH PARKING LOT WHILE BLACK! – “ALL THE TIME”

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MARIJUANA ROACHES!       I cannot find Kevin Murph’s docket but I will continue to look for it. (He is pictured at left.) Good thing the cops got this guy off the streets, huh? A  lesson from this arrest … Continue reading

UPDATED – * RACISM IN LANCASTER COUNTY – CONTINUED

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A LETTER OF APOLOGY      At Mackenzie Brandt’s preliminary hearing one felony aggravated assault charge was withdrawn and the other was changed to simple assault (see the docket below). It is not known why the DA’s office agreed to … Continue reading

* AFTERNOON UPDATE – HOW LONG DID SHE SPEND IN JAIL?

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*  Zach Eisenhower and his wife have taken their Facebook pages down. DOGS OVER CHILDREN?        He is free on $200,000 unsecured bail, according to court dockets. From the LNP article pictured to the left (click here).   … Continue reading

AFTERNOON UPDATE * MULTIPLE CHARGES FILED IN QUARRYVILLE STAND-OFF

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SHOULD BE INTERESTING!       The below email in with the subject “Judge Candidates.” Former Judge James P. Cullen retired at the end of 2019 and there will be an election to replace him in 2021. Thank you  very … Continue reading

*** – ** – * 11-30- UPDATE – UPDATED – MR. CREME HAS QUITE A CONNECTION!

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*** 5:25 pm – The neighbor is reporting the man came out of the house and the stand-off is over. * **  4:55 pm: * 4:15 pm – The stand-off has been going on for over three hours. The police … Continue reading

HAPPY THANKSGIVING! – UNANIMOUS VOTE!

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     Happy Thanksgiving to all. LIP News will resume daily publishing on Saturday, November 28th. ***           Best wishes to Mel Grill of the “Lancaster County, PA and Global Emergency Alerts and News”  Facebook page. He … Continue reading

** – * WHERE IS THE PRESS?

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**   On a much lighter note, the Manheim Township Police win Facebook post of the day (click here): *** *   Click here for the police press release on the shooting. * SHOOTING IN THE CITY

& RESIGN TOM MURSE!

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DEMAND ANSWERS! Andrew and Lisa Makrides and the beginning of an excellent Letter to the Editor of LNP (click here for the entire letter).          Why hasn’t LNP demanded answers from the Manheim Township Police? Why were … Continue reading

UPDATED * 11-19 UPDATE – AFTERNOON UPDATE – LNP: REPEATEDLY LYING TO THE PUBLIC

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WHO WATCHES THESE JUDGES?     A sentence concerning President Judge David L. Ashworth from the LNP story, “Not guilty by reason of insanity: Ronks man committed to psychiatric hospital for killing neighbor,” (click here).          This … Continue reading

AFTERNOON UPDATE – PIE AND PREMIUM WINE?

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HOW DARE YOU, LNP? From today’s LNP editorial, “New fund, aiming to strengthen media literacy and local investigative and public interest journalism, deserves your support [editorial],” (click here).          This is unbelievable! Above are two of the … Continue reading

AFTERNOON UPDATE – I WILL APPLY!

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GIVE ME THE MONEY, STEINMANS!                 Am I the perfect person for a Steinman grant or what? Investigative and public interest journalism are my jam! And media literacy – I’m on it! The only … Continue reading