Stone Mountain police to get points for performance
by Christine Fonville
September 02, 2015 06:48 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
A new, points-based system began for Stone Mountain police last week to ensure that officers are doing their jobs, said Police Chief Chancey Troutman. “Unfortunately we’ve had complaints from city council members, citizens and even from some of our officers stating that certain officers are not doing what they’re supposed to do at work,” Troutman said. “Because I’ve received complaints saying the same thing about individual officers sitting in patrol cars on cell phones, doing homew...
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Column: Drinking the Kool-Aid
Q: Everyone in my family is constantly fiddling with their phones: texting, social media and who knows what else. We get together for dinner on Sundays, and each person is looking down at the phone...
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Confederate Flag
Jun 24, 2015 | 792538 views | 0 0 comments | 1713 1713 recommendations | email to a friend | print

Should the Confederate flag be displayed on government property?