Richard Combs — Eutawville Police Department, SC (Accepted Misconduct Guilty Plea Sept. 1, 2015)

Richard Combs — Eutawville Police Department, SC (Accepted Misconduct Guilty Plea Sept. 1, 2015)

This posting is not about just Rick Combs.  It’s about YOU, the LELDF supporter.  Hundreds of you donated to support Rick.  And hundreds more sent notes of support.  And now it’s Rick’s turn to thank YOU for that incredible support.  Depicted here is Rick with cases full of those notes.  This is why we . . .

Jay Dobyns — Bureau of Alcohol, Tabacco, Firearms, And Explosives (Lawsuit Award Voided Aug. 23, 2015)

Jay Dobyns — Bureau of Alcohol, Tabacco, Firearms, And Explosives (Lawsuit Award Voided Aug. 23, 2015)

Jay Dobyns was a star receiver at the University of Arizona who went on to a very productive career with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Exposives. He took on one of the most challenging and dangerous assignments in law enforcement—going undercover to infiltrate the Hells Angels . . .

Michael Brelo — Cleveland Police Department, OH (Acquitted May 23, 2015)

Michael Brelo — Cleveland Police Department, OH (Acquitted May 23, 2015)

On November 29, 2012, a Cleveland, Ohio, police officer attempted to stop a vehicle whose occupants were believed to be involved in drug activity. Before he was able to approach the car, it sped away. He put out a radio alert and a few minutes later the same car drove past a municipal building at a high . . .

Joseph Weekley — Detroit Police Department, MI (Charges Dismissed Jan. 30, 2015)

Joseph Weekley — Detroit Police Department, MI (Charges Dismissed Jan. 30, 2015)

Officer Joeseph Weekley was indicted on Oct. 4, 2011 by a Detroit grand jury, charged with involuntary manslaughter and negligent discharge of a firearm in the tragic death of seven year old Alyania Stanley Jones in May 2010. In Michigan, such a crime carries a potential 15 year prison sentence.