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Photographer Went Undercover With Looters Expecting To Find White Supremacists. Instead, He Found Anarchists

Photographer Went Undercover With Looters Expecting To Find White Supremacists. Instead, He Found Anarchists

  KAYLEE GREENLEE Reporter A furloughed photographer who documented protests starting on May 31 expected to find white supremacists behind widespread looting but instead found anarchists, according to a New York Times opinion column. Jeremy Lee Quinn started photographing a Black Lives Matter protest in Santa Monica, California, May 31 when someone notified him that […]

California Prosecutor: ‘Need’ of Looters Should Be Considered When Mulling Charges

California Prosecutor: ‘Need’ of Looters Should Be Considered When Mulling Charges

BY ZACHARY STIEBER Prosecutors in a California county are being told to take into account the “need” of people accused of looting when deciding whether to file charges. New guidelines tell prosecutors at the Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office to consider: “Was this theft offense substantially motivated by the state of emergency, or simply a theft offense which […]

Sheriff: Looters Arrested for Targeting Homes of California Wildfire Evacuees

Sheriff: Looters Arrested for Targeting Homes of California Wildfire Evacuees

By AMY FURR Five suspected looters were arrested Friday for targeting homes in Santa Cruz County, California, whose owners had evacuated due to the wildfires. “Jose Gandarilla, Susana Luna, Crystal Araujo, Sara Loretz and Crystle Parstch-Lucchesi were all arrested on charges including looting, grand theft, conspiracy to commit crime and burglary,” according to KRON 4. Friday night, […]

This Is David Dorn, The Retired Police Captain Killed By Looters While Defending A Local Store

This Is David Dorn, The Retired Police Captain Killed By Looters While Defending A Local Store

By Jake Dima  Retired St. Louis Police Department Captain David Dorn was killed early Tuesday morning outside of a local pawn shop he was reportedly defending from suspected looters, more than 40 years after his time at the police academy, and 13 years after his retirement from the police department. Dorn, 77, died at 2:30 a.m. […]

Live TV Shows Looters Arguing With Armed Store Owners ‘About Why They Can’t Break In’

Live TV Shows Looters Arguing With Armed Store Owners ‘About Why They Can’t Break In’

By Jake Dima  A live TV broadcast showed a group of suspected looters in Los Angeles confront business owners bearing long guns for not allowing them to break in to stores. “There’s a standoff here arguing about why they can’t break into the place,” a Fox 11 TV reporter said during a live broadcast Sunday evening. Soon […]