Ferguson docudrama more like 'crockudrama'

by Jeff Roorda -- I have always found Billie Holiday to be positively rapturous. Those soulful eyes, that raven-hair, those stunning features and that voice – that sultry, lilting voice. Her haunting more…

Mr. Obama: Soft on crime is hard on America

by Jeff Roorda -- The numbers are in, and they paint a pretty clear picture of the Obama administration's approach to law and order in America: It hasn't worked. I'm being too more…

The turning point for the Dems' demise

by Jeff Roorda -- Hillary Clinton had measured the curtains, picked out the wallpaper and settled on all the fine furnishings for the Oval Office. That's how certain she, the mainstream media, more…

Cops to Trump: Save us

by Jeff Roorda -- Now that the dust has settled on the 2016 presidential election, it's time to think about what the next four years will look like. As a former cop more…

Talk about your fake news!

by Jeff Roorda -- It's the newest catch phrase: "fake news." The implicit meaning of the phrase belies it's current application. In political campaigns, they use the term "anti-negative negative" to describe more…

This Thanksgiving,
be thankful for cops

by Jeff Roorda -- Three-hundred and 80 years ago, the Pilgrims at the Plymouth colony published the 1636 Book of Laws and authorized the local militia to enforce that criminal code creating, essentially, more…

The quiet riot

by Jeff Roorda -- This is how law-abiding citizens protest when they are unhappy about the way government is working: they patiently wait for the next election, hop in their car, drive more…

Is it war on police or genocide on police?

by Jeff Roorda -- It's a fair question: Are we witnessing a war against police or an act of genocide against police? I know what you're thinking. Genocide refers to killing people more…