Just weeks after scathing reports about the abysmal failure of the Close to Home juvenile “reform” program diverting youthful offenders from state juvenile justice facilities to inadequate New York City based programs, the Cuomo administration is doubling down on bad policy and moving to close two more centers. Earlier this month Queens Family Court Judge [...]

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TTAPR on May 31st, 2013

We just got this comment from a teacher in response to our series on citizens being falsely accused and targeted.  After reading the comment, we felt that it deserved its own post. There is another site: www.whitechalkcrime.com dedicated to exposing teacher abuse. Without further ado here is the comment that turned into a post: Thank [...]

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TTAPR on May 10th, 2013

Live Oak teen was arrested after a fight broke out on the basketball courts at Melody Christian Academy, according to Suwannee County Sheriff’s Office report. According to the report, on April 17, at approximately 1 p.m., MCA student Steffon Breedlove, 19, 7814 103rd Rd., Live Oak, and the victim, a fellow student, were playing basketball [...]

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school bus fight reportedly ended when officers from the Mount Pleasant Police Department ordered one student to drop a two-by-four he had “armed himself with,” according to a criminal complaint. Police were dispatched for a report of kids fighting near Carpenter Avenue and Durand Avenue shortly after 3 p.m. Tuesday and arrived to find a [...]

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CHESTER – An 18-year-old student seen boasting on video about a vicious attack on a classmate is one of five Chester High School students being held in the county jail on assault charges. “The (expletive) just got real here,” Edward Stanley brags on the video taken at the school on Tuesday then posted on Youtube [...]

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