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Newsjock Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Apr-14-05 10:50 AM
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4. Follow-up question from the press pool
How many "fugitives from justice" are captured during a typical week?

Of those, what percentage are ultimately found not guilty or are released without formal charges being filed?

Wait! Look! Over there! MICHAEL JACKSON!!
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  -Sources: Dragnet grabs 10,000 fugitives (in a week) Bleachers7  Apr-14-05 10:41 AM   #0 
  - Good news, indeed.  Roland99   Apr-14-05 10:42 AM   #1 
  - I'm pleased these criminals are off the street  MADem   Apr-14-05 10:44 AM   #2 
  - Cops are  Bleachers7   Apr-14-05 10:47 AM   #3 
  - I'm not downing on the po-lice, mind you  MADem   Apr-14-05 11:13 AM   #11 
     - New recruits!  Karenina   Apr-16-05 08:20 PM   #64 
  - MADem  jukes   Apr-14-05 10:52 AM   #5 
     - my tinfoil hat is singing! I don't like this  burn the bush   Apr-14-05 11:31 AM   #12 
        - very suspicious  hiley   Apr-14-05 02:24 PM   #29 
  - Follow-up question from the press pool  Newsjock   Apr-14-05 10:50 AM   #4 
  - call me cynical, but I have to wonder how many of these fugitives . . .  OneBlueSky   Apr-14-05 10:53 AM   #6 
  - We'll never know the conviction rate from this bunch  Bleachers7   Apr-14-05 10:58 AM   #7 
  - Your cynicism is warranted  The White Tree   Apr-14-05 11:39 AM   #14 
  - One hopes for faultless recordkeeping...  benburch   Apr-14-05 11:01 AM   #8 
  - Are these all felons, or did 7,000 pot smokers who failed to  Zorra   Apr-14-05 11:05 AM   #9 
  - ....or protesters against the WAR and folks that speak out  0007   Apr-14-05 05:31 PM   #41 
  - hmmmmm...  annabanana   Apr-14-05 11:12 AM   #10 
  - Moving violations?  downstairsparts   Apr-14-05 12:33 PM   #19 
  - "What the hell are the other 8,727 being detained for?!?!?"  Jose Diablo   Apr-14-05 01:19 PM   #20 
  - Sedition, probably  0rganism   Apr-14-05 02:16 PM   #26 
  - I think you're right, but hey, 16% guilty 84% Innocent.  Up2Late   Apr-14-05 10:34 PM   #54 
  - if your figures are correct something smells to high heaven  ooglymoogly   Apr-17-05 01:31 PM   #65 
  - Did the bust Chong again?  MidwestTransplant   Apr-14-05 11:31 AM   #13 
  - Is he out? n/t  BronxBoy   Apr-15-05 01:06 PM   #61 
  - Ten thousand captures? This week's America's Most Wanted  rocknation   Apr-14-05 11:54 AM   #15 
  - duped  DS1   Apr-14-05 12:06 PM   #16 
  - My initial reeaction to hearing this was:  mogster   Apr-14-05 12:19 PM   #17 
  - Right with you  Chico Man   Apr-14-05 12:31 PM   #18 
  - This is a NON-STORY!  berni_mccoy   Apr-14-05 01:31 PM   #21 
  - On Follow-up, MORE EVIDENCE OF A NON-STORY!!!  berni_mccoy   Apr-14-05 01:34 PM   #22 
     - I see that it says total crimes per year  vickiss   Apr-14-05 09:52 PM   #51 
     - The statistics are  berni_mccoy   Apr-14-05 10:01 PM   #52 
        - Yes it says that at the top, but to get the 40,000 per day  vickiss   Apr-15-05 06:19 AM   #55 
           - Sorry  berni_mccoy   Apr-15-05 07:42 AM   #56 
           - Thank you, just what I was asking for!  vickiss   Apr-16-05 08:01 PM   #62 
           - In case you are still not convinced  berni_mccoy   Apr-15-05 08:34 AM   #58 
              - Thanks berni, first post showed me what you were  vickiss   Apr-16-05 08:03 PM   #63 
     - Cool, when do the 2003 stats come out?  Up2Late   Apr-14-05 10:23 PM   #53 
  - While ago Gonzales announced 10, 400 something arrests today  hiley   Apr-14-05 02:01 PM   #23 
  - This type of 'roundup' has me worried.  dbonds   Apr-14-05 02:01 PM   #24 
     - me too what is the devirsion ?  hiley   Apr-14-05 02:09 PM   #25 
        - If they're innocent, they won't be convicted.  The Blue Knight   Apr-14-05 02:23 PM   #28 
           - You do not really believe that do you ?  hiley   Apr-14-05 04:25 PM   #36 
              - Unless the are arresting the wrong person,  left15   Apr-14-05 05:43 PM   #42 
  - great news, but...  lies and propaganda   Apr-14-05 02:21 PM   #27 
  - There aren't 10,000 terrorists in the usofa  merh   Apr-14-05 02:39 PM   #30 
     - i know, just fantasizing  lies and propaganda   Apr-14-05 02:54 PM   #32 
        - True, how very true and so very sad.  merh   Apr-14-05 03:01 PM   #33 
        - we sure are !  hiley   Apr-14-05 04:21 PM   #35 
  - I wonder how many of the 10k were "other than white"  CarinKaryn   Apr-14-05 02:54 PM   #31 
  - Something to try to find out  hiley   Apr-14-05 04:29 PM   #38 
  - He still wrote those torture memoes...  dchill   Apr-14-05 03:05 PM   #34 
  - theyre lying  tinanator   Apr-14-05 04:28 PM   #37 
  - They aren't lying  berni_mccoy   Apr-14-05 06:30 PM   #43 
     - the story is framed in such a way  tinanator   Apr-14-05 06:59 PM   #49 
     - and that Stat pretty much says it all.... look over here! No, over there!  frictionlessO   Apr-15-05 08:34 AM   #59 
  - wait, wait, dont tell me...  cap   Apr-14-05 04:40 PM   #39 
  - Bingo!  sfexpat2000   Apr-14-05 04:52 PM   #40 
  - 10,000 Fugitives Rounded Up in (U.S.) Dragnet (Reuters)  Up2Late   Apr-14-05 06:57 PM   #44 
  - On CBS news, they asked the obvious question:  htuttle   Apr-14-05 06:57 PM   #45 
  - I had to wonder myself...  NCexperiment   Apr-14-05 06:57 PM   #46 
  - diversion  knowbody0   Apr-14-05 06:57 PM   #47 
  - Gee, if it was that easy to arrest wanted criminals, why wasn't it done  FloridaPat   Apr-14-05 06:57 PM   #48 
  - Total Smoke Screen  berni_mccoy   Apr-14-05 07:29 PM   #50 
  - Perhaps THIS is what they're actually going for?:  cyberpj   Apr-15-05 08:54 AM   #60 
  - Shameless showboating.  tanyev   Apr-15-05 08:05 AM   #57 
 

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