James 'Coley' Johnson — Wilmington Police Department, NC (Acquitted of Charges June 10, 2016)

James 'Coley' Johnson — Wilmington Police Department, NC (Acquitted of Charges June 10, 2016)

James “Coley” Johnson joined the Wilmington, North Carolina Police Department in the summer of 1989. He was promoted to the rank of corporal, receiving multiple commendations for his dedication and service to the community and served the department as a field training officer for younger officers.

Jon Martinson — U.S. Immigration And Customs Enforcement (Charges Dismissed Jan. 26, 2016)

Jon Martinson — U.S. Immigration And Customs Enforcement (Charges Dismissed Jan. 26, 2016)

n July 2013, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Agent Jon Martinson was assisting other agents at an ICE facility, preparing detainees for transportation from a secure facility and ultimate deportation from the country. One of the detainees became disruptive in a large holding cell with  . . .

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 . . .