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Does anybody know if there is a way to help out? If there's anything that has been set up to accept donations of any kind, please post it.
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Thank you qfingers!!!. There are countless reasons against anybody compiling a DNA database for any reason. Way too much room for errors, manipulation, and outright abuse.
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Interesting ideas, Cool Edge, thanks for sharing them. My only questions about the fingerprint idea would be how would that be paid for, and who would have oversight over the information? Also, should election workers really be expected to serve as CSIs? And finally, at this point I don't trust the post office to accurately deliver the mail anymore... Would we really want them involved in our…
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Hate to have to correct you, AYHSMB... but I was a Huntsman supporter last time.

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1 year ago by Bob Gough

Brandon Thomas was found dead early Tuesday morning in Peoria

From pjstar.com:

Peoria police are targeting two South Peoria gangs in the Don’t Shoot campaign after a rash of violence left three men dead and at least one wounded since Friday.

Brandon L. Thomas, 25, of Quincy is the city’s latest homicide victim. Thomas was pronounced dead at the scene shortly before 2:30 a.m. Tuesday after being found behind a house in the 1500 block of Howett Street.

Police Chief Steve Settingsgaard spoke to reporters Tuesday afternoon. He vowed a swift response to the shootings, saying his department would flood the neighborhood where they occurred to put out the growing “brush fire.” And the chief said meetings were planned with other police departments, along with federal and state prosecutors, to determine what the next step would be to combat the violence.

He warned people in the area that they will see more police and could possibly be stopped as officers step up their patrols, but said it was temporary and only to protect the community.

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