Tag Archives: Arizona

Operation Quiet Riot

December 8, 2009

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Last week the Arizona Gang and Immigration Intelligence Team Enforcement Mission (G.II.T.E.M. – pronounced Git-em) finally announced why it had been harassing bikers in Kingman, Arizona for the last six months. And, the Kingman Police Chief suggested there may be more harassment to come. The Gang Task Force claims it was only trying squash a […]

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Jay Dobyns Has Many Enemies

January 20, 2009

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According to Jay “Bird” Dobyns, the Hells Angels Motorcycle Club and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) are both trying to get him. He seems to think that the HA and the ATF might actually be cooperating to get him. And, anyone who has ever seen or heard Dobyns knows how this […]

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Arizona Citizen Snaps

December 5, 2008

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It was inevitable.  Somebody finally went off on one of Arizona’s speeding ticket cameras. An otherwise law-abiding, good citizen, named Travis Munroe Townsend hit a speeding ticket camera at the corner of 59th Street and the Loop 101 Freeway in suburban Glendale early Thursday morning. He hit it six times with a pick axe. Arizona […]

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Historic Route 66

November 17, 2008

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Don’t call it Route 66. Call it “Historic Route 66.” That is what it says on thousands of signs like tombstones in hundreds of lingering little towns. Route 66 died right after Vietnam. Or, if you prefer, you can call it the “Mother Road.” You know like, “meet me at the corner of Mother Road […]

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Arpaio’s Jail Unconstitutional

October 29, 2008

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The next time you get picked up in Phoenix on a Friday afternoon your weekend in jail should be slightly better. Last week, US District Judge Neil Wake ruled that the Maricopa County Jail violates the constitutional rights of its prisoners. Judge Wake ruled inmates incarcerated for more than 24 hours must have a bed […]

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