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.

Dunce Of The Month Club-Feburary

Last month 2 Darwin candidates rode around Dearborn, MI wearing ski masks and displaying military style weapons.  Members of the public notified the police and the 2 were stopped and let go after determining the weapons were legal. A short … Continue reading

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Santa Cruz PD Chief Says ICE Done Him Wrong

Is it the water?  Aliens taking over the minds of CA residents?  A spell perhaps, cast by an angry witch?  The Chief of the Santa Cruz PD said recently said he and his department had been “hoodwinked” by ICE into … Continue reading

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Portland aclu Demands Police Not Wear Riot Gear

The Portland branch of the aclu demanded …”Portland Police not wear riot gear in response to protests and potential riots.”  Potential riots huh?  OK, how about these little anarchists not break the law and destroy property, block traffic and otherwise … Continue reading

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School Stops “High Five Friday” With Cops

Well, they’re at it again.  The cops in Northampton, MA came up with a novel and, I might add, fun way to interact with the kids at the local schools. Every Friday several Northampton cops would go to the elementary … Continue reading

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Killer Out On Parole: Part 2

I finally tracked down this jerk’s record.  Strangely he has two convictions that I know of.  Robbery and Grand Theft Auto. It’s interesting to note that this jamoke (Not appropriate to use his name) was released from CA’s infamous Pelican … Continue reading

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Why Was This Killer Out On Parole??

Yesterday a Whittier CA police officer was shot and killed by a derelict who was granted parole only a week ago.  Before this dick shot and killed this fine officer he shot his cousin who resides in East Los Angeles. … Continue reading

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WA STATE TROOPER IN TROUBLE FOR CONTACTING ICE

A Washington State Trooper worked an accident recently.  During the normal course of his investigation he obtained the driver’s license of all involved.  After a routine check he discovered one of the people involved in the accident was identified as … Continue reading

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BODY CAM CAPTURES OFFENDER BEING SHOT

Recently a Baltimore detective saw a young man running…and he had a gun.  The officer chases the youthful offender who foolishly turned toward the officer with a gun in his right hand.  The officer, as he is trained, shot the … Continue reading

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UC Berkeley Riots and the Lame Police Response

I recently watched the Berkeley riots. After seeing the protesters break windows, cause fires and beat those waiting the see the scheduled speaker I had to wonder…where are the police? The actions of the rioters were “deplorable.”  Why? Because they … Continue reading

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Obama DOJ-Trump DOJ

The Obama DOJ hurried to get out the “report” on the Chicago Police Department.  As one would expect they found a pattern of unlawful stops, excessive use of force and and “implicit” bias. Same deal with Baltimore and to no … Continue reading

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