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Saturday, June 15, 2019

Alabama sheriffs who lost reelection in 2018 personally pocketed funds and deleted public records, an investigation by AL.com and ProPublica found. Holes were drilled through government-issued smartphones and leftover rice was poured down the drain, among other things. It's a longstanding tradition that sheriffs aren't typically held accountable for.




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confederate crackers who've lost their overseers license.

#1 | Posted by 1947steamer at 2019-06-15 05:24 PM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

Buying a ton of TP and trash bags is amusing.

Upperdecking all the toilets is hilarious.

Stealing $750,000 worth of funds initially allocated to purchase food for jail inmates between 2015 and 2017, and purchased a $740,000 beach house?

Looks like it's prison time for trying to starve people in your custody.

#2 | Posted by Tor at 2019-06-15 08:26 PM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

Alabama - Pride of the South and always eager to be an example of why a lack of progress isn't a good thing.

#3 | Posted by GalaxiePete at 2019-06-15 08:34 PM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

Remember when Clinton's people took all the W keys off the White House keyboards?

#4 | Posted by snoofy at 2019-06-15 09:10 PM | Reply

#2 | Posted by Tor

When I moved here, there was a sheriff named Fate Thomas who ruled the city. Get busted with a kilo of coke but are one of the hundreds 'deputized' by him? Get off scot free (but he kept the coke. I know someone he let off .. a Nashville singer and supporter).

He did the same kind of stuff you mentioned. Stealing food money and using it to build a cabin, stock his fundraising BBQs and the like. Went to prison for it too.



#5 | Posted by AMERICANUNITY at 2019-06-15 09:31 PM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

Wow an article from 1990! Not saying he wasn't a -------, just not real current.

#6 | Posted by zelkova at 2019-06-16 07:06 PM | Reply

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