Criminal justice professor comments on campus police officer incident A member of the CSUSB police department is currently under investigation for holding a gun out on another officer. The incident reportedly took place on September 15 during a discussion on mask enforcement. Video surveillance captured the moment, which has been circulating online, where two officers appear to be getting into an argument as one of them, whose face is blurred, pulls his firearm out before putting it back in its slot. Two additional officers can be seen with them and one of them attempts to mediate the situation. Coyote Chronicle reached out to seven professors from the Department of Criminal … [Read more...] about CSUSB police officer currently under investigation
By Manny Sandoval |Distribution Manager| A Deputy Coroner is a crucial career within law enforcement. From conducting investigations to determining the cause and mode of death, contacting descendants of the deceased, to helping families go about making the tough transition during such a trying time, Deputy Coroners wear many hats and put themselves on the line when in the field. A Deputy Coroner is someone who investigates death. We had the opportunity to sit down with the County of San Bernardino Deputy Coroner Marlene Leyva to discuss how one can become a Deputy Coroner. We covered her journey to success, and discussed the critical aspects that come along with this gut … [Read more...] about Investigating dead bodies
By Nicole Maldonado |Staff Writer| Six medicinal marijuana properties in Colton were raided Nov. 2 for allegedly selling marijuana to the general public. What else is new? Some say the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) was just doing its job; others believe the organization misused its power. I believe the DEA was completely in the right for raiding these establishments because they need to be exclusive to patients that truly need the medicine for health conditions. According to the Justice Department’s website, a main responsibility of the DEA is the “enforcement of the provisions of the Controlled Substances Act as they pertain to the manufacture, distribution, and dispensing of … [Read more...] about Medical marijuana dispensaries raided. Drop the pot, CA!