Author Archives: Ken Dye

About Ken Dye

Having grown up in Missouri, Ken Dye graduated from Northeastern Missouri State University (now Truman State University) and served his country. When he returned to St. Louis, he joined the St. Louis County Police Department and served in the tactical operations unit, as an undercover narcotics and homicide detective, and with the intelligence bureaus. After 13 years, he moved to Chicago to work with the Illinois Criminal Justice Authority. He is the author of three books: two crime novels, Shadow of the Arch and Beyond the Shadow of the Arch and his new release Michael Brown, Jr. didn’t have to die, a non-fiction narrative. For more information about the author, visit www.KenJDye.com.

Cop Killers-Hot Calls and Fast Cars

I recently read that in the past 10 days 3 officers were killed in one car accidents.  According to ODMP there is a 45% jump in the number of officers killed in crashes when compared to last year. You get … Continue reading

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DOJ to Revisit Consent Decrees

With all he muck being thrown around our nations capitol lately the directive by the Attorney General to review all current and contemplated “consent decrees” went largely unnoticed. You know, those reports on 13 of our nations police departments that … Continue reading

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IACP Endorses “Warning Shots”

Yep, that’s right.  The International Association of Chief’s of Police by their Deputy Executive Director and past president, Terrance Cunningham says,…”Let’s give the officers more tools, I think it’s the right thing to do.” Let’s unwind this rascal.  Cnningham is … Continue reading

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March-Dunce of the Month-Honorable Mention

I’ve just been handed a bulletin from our news room.  After hearing that the prestigious Dunce of the Month Club was not awarded to him our runner-up decided to do something stupid, really stupid.   All criminals know it must … Continue reading

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March-Dunce of the Month

Wow, lotta contestants but one always rises to the top. In this case it’s the dumbass who got caught burglarizing a residence in New Orleans.  He’s apprehended by the constabulary and brought before a judge who sets bond. Next stop…the … Continue reading

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Double Amputee Becomes Police officer

In 2011 US Marine Matias  Ferreira stepped on an Improvise Explosive Device.  The result being that this young Marine lost both legs below the knee.  Additionally he suffered a number of shattered bones.  His body was broken, not his spirit. … Continue reading

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St. Paul Councilman Disses PD, Chief Responds

At a recent city council meeting in St. Paul the proceeding were disrupted by…that’s right, the blm crowd, all 10 of them. They claimed that the police shot and killed a a black man “for no damn reason.” As usual, the … Continue reading

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Marilyn Mosby/Maj Sam In Big Trouble

A federal judge ruled recently that the plaintiffs in the malicious prosecution, defamation and invasion of privacy against Mosby and Maj. Sam can move forward.  The suit charged Mosby and Maj Sam of the Baltimore Sheriffs Office.  You may recall, … Continue reading

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FL GOV Transfers Cop-Killer Case To Prosecutor Who Will Seek Death Penalty

On JAN 9th Orlando Police LT Debra Clayton approached a wanted felon.  The Parolee shot and killed LT Clayton in cold blood.  He later bragged about it on his Facebook page. After an extensive man hunt this dirty bastard was … Continue reading

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Portland Fire Chief-A Portrait In Courage

The’re at it again in Portland.  After all the demonstrations and riots after the presidential election the little snowflakes represented by a group of pampered pansies claimed that during the protests one of their members was hurt and it took … Continue reading

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