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Dec 16

Bethlehem Township Corporal Assaults Another Person

When we are asked for an example of the worst local cop the name that always pops in my mind is surely Corporal Leonard Shepulski Jr. (Badge Number 616) Of the Bethlehem Township Police. Between his DUI and his domestic violence, you would think the departments locally would have nothing to do with this guy. He […]

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Oct 16

PA Makes Police Video Exempt From Public Records Requests

On Wednesday, 10/19/2016, the PA Senate passed a bill which would exempt recordings from law enforcement’s body cameras and dashboard cameras from public records requests. The bill would make it nearly impossible to obtain footage of police misconduct, or anything that is in the public interest, even if the person requesting it appears in the video. […]

10
Oct 16

Bethlehem City Police Violates Public Record Laws

The city of Bethlehem has quite a string of bad press lately. From the Supreme court telling the town that their “law” about casino fees was illegal , to an officer charged for exposing himself , to the most recent revelation. The revelation that the town refuses, even under court order, to release records pertaining to the […]

8
Oct 16

City of Bethlehem Cop Charged With Public Masturbation

“This is always a sad day for law enforcement when these kinds of things occur.” This was said by Lehigh County District Attorney Jim Martin during a news conference. The conference was held to announce charges against Glenn Woolard, Badge #413 of the City of Bethlehem’s Police force. Woolard was caught twice exposing himself while off-duty and […]

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Sep 16

Open Letter To Bethlehem City Police Chief

A few days ago, the chief of police in my town decided to cover up the identity of an off duty officer involved in a car accident. This was no ordinary accident though. The off duty officer involved hit two pedestrians, causing one to collapse, and both to need medical care in the hospital. Why does […]