1983 Action

1983 Action

Leadership starts at the top, starting with the mayor. When he is clueless, how can we expect a chief or interim chief to be a leader? The City Mangaer can't exercise any leadership or control over the police department, since the "interim chief" is the mayor's "boy," and he will be prote…

1983 Action

OK folks... You see what the mayor did here, right? Rather than act as a true leader, he chose to kick the can down the road and once again operate in secrecy, followed by his four loyal sheep (Robert Seeds, Justin SalazarTorres, Manny Martinez and John Richi). Meantime, nothing has been …

1983 Action

Good idea, "Same Ol Same Ol." Good suggestions. A couple of problems with this idea, however...

1. The City Code of Espanola calls for appointment of a Chief of Police, with ratification by the city council. So, the code would have to be changed in order to implement this idea, whic…

1983 Action

1983 Action commented on Mayor, Seize This Teachable Moment

EDITOR: If memory serves me correctly, "chief" Jimenez was never a NMSP officer. He was an instructor at the DPS Law Enforcement Academy, then he left under a cloud. Before that, he was an officer for a brief period at Santa Fe Police Department and was investigated and disciplined for in…

1983 Action

The answer: NOTHING!

1983 Action

For any citizens who care. Tonight the city council is meeting and one of the things on the agenda is a proposed across the board raise for the EPD, including the unprofessional officers who continue to brutalize our citizens. Yet another unwarranted raise with little regard for the city'…

1983 Action

"Those passions are the same in all men, under all forms of simple government, and when unchecked, produce the same effects of fraud, violence, and cruelty."-John Adams-

1983 Action

Interesting story RGS. Even more interesting is WHY it took nearly 3 months for you to report on it? I am fairly sure the tort claim notice came to the city immediately after this man's rights were so severely violated. It was then public record immediately. Perhaps your reporter has been…