Category Archives: Dan Hughes

Former Fullerton city manager Joe Felz pleads guilty to reckless driving in 2016 election night car crash

By Spencer Custodio | Former Fullerton City Manager Joe Felz pleaded guilty Tuesday to one count of reckless driving involving alcohol that stems from his 2016 election night car crash when he ran it up a curb, over a tree … Continue reading

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Fullerton plunges deeper into controversy over City Manager’s car crash

By Spencer Custodio, Voice of OC | Questions continue to swirl around Fullerton City Manager Joe Felz’s election night car crash, with a councilman and residents voicing their displeasure during Tuesday’s City Council meeting about the city’s lack of transparency … Continue reading

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Fullerton police chief Dan Hughes leaving to work for Disney security

By Chris Haire, Orange County Register | Police Chief Dan Hughes, who emphasized community policing and help bring a calmness to the city in the wake of the Kelly Thomas controversy, is leaving Fullerton after 33 years to become the … Continue reading

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A few New Year’s wishes for Fullerton

By Barry Levinson | Here are a few New Year’s wishes for our City of Fullerton: 1. That the Fullerton Downtown Core and Corridor Special Project (DCCSP) is voted down by our City Council.  If all 5 members voted against … Continue reading

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Double standard is the standard for council members Fitzgerald and Flory

By Barry Levinson | Not surprisingly when I spoke at the last Fullerton City Council meeting (October 7) about the federal lawsuit recently filed against a former Fullerton Police Department detective for actions starting in late 2012 through well into … Continue reading

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Stand up to the militarization of our police departments throughout this country

I report, you decide. By Barry Levinson | Well, ladies and gentlemen, when our Commander-in-Chief said that we need to stop being the world’s policeman, I never thought that our police were going to become our military force. Yet that … Continue reading

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Fullerton Police Chief Dan Hughes — another look

I REPORT, YOU DECIDE. By Barry Levinson | I attended the Fullerton Republican Women’s Federated meeting on May 28, 2014. The guest speaker was our Police Chief Dan Hughes. He gave an interesting if somewhat disjointed speech. He indicated that … Continue reading

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A post mortem on the AJ Redkey arrest . . .

. . . and how our FPD and our police chief Dan Hughes handled it By Barry Levinson| The police are paid well to serve and protect. An innocent man, Kelly Thomas, was brutally beaten to death by 6 officers, … Continue reading

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June 3 Fullerton Council Meeting: The People’s Trial of Police Chief Dan Hughes

I REPORT, YOU DECIDE. By Barry Levinson | There are many people who are upset about the Fullerton Police Department (FPD) sending six (6) police officers and several vehicles all the way up to Pasadena for a half day just … Continue reading

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A message from Barry Levinson to Police Chief Dan Hughes and City Manager Joe Felz

I REPORT, YOU DECIDE. By Barry Levinson | Last week we celebrated Memorial Day, a solemn day when our nation honors those who fought and sacrificed so much in order to preserve the precious freedoms we have here in America. … Continue reading

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