Eliminate Parole and Reduce Crime

What is the real purpose for paroling a prisoner before they serve their complete sentence?  A former state attorney general told me that there are a number of reasons for parole, but the bottom line is to help alleviate overcrowding in jails and prisons.  I then asked him how many more crimes were committed by people out on parole and he told me the rate was quite high and that was one of the negatives about the parole program. I recall one case some years back when a man that had been paroled Read more […]

Gun Owner Should Sue Journal News For Making Him Target of Burglary

The Journal News in White Plains, New York, posted an interactive map of all handgun permit holders in Westchester and Rockland Counties.  The map gave the names and addresses of everyone who held a permit to own a handgun. On January 2, 2013, I asked the question: “If they [The Journal News] are willing to accept the legal responsibility and liability for any crimes committed against the gun owners identified in their online post? In my article, I predicted that criminals would use the map Read more […]