Category Archives: Video

TV coverage of last night’s city council meeting

KNBC (4) had a camera crew at the meeting and broadcast this video. KCBS/KCAL (2/9) was there, too, and this was their report.  KTLA (5) was also there and this was their segment. KABC (7) didn’t send a crew, but … Continue reading

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Cops vs. Cameras – The Killing of Kelly Thomas & The Power of New Media

By Paul Detrick, Reason TV | Last week, a jury acquitted two Fullerton police officers accused in the beating and death of Kelly Thomas, a homeless man with schizophrenia. That the the jury reached a “not guilty” verdict despite viewing … Continue reading

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John & Ken broadcast from Fullerton to support council recall

Orange County Register | Radio personalities “John and Ken” broadcast their popular drive-time show just steps from City Hall on Wednesday, drumming up support for a recall campaign aimed at three City Council members because of perceptions of their handling … Continue reading

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An interview with Bruce Whitaker on the issue of who controls the police

Full Disclosure Network interviews Fullerton City Council Member Bruce Whitaker, who describes how his efforts were stonewalled by the city bureaucracy when he sought to get to the truth regarding the death of Kelly Thomas, who was beaten to death … Continue reading

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KTLA: Council member Whitaker says police chief violated his contract by living in San Clemente

Chief Michael Sellers, who is currently on medical leave, never moved to Fullerton as required by his employment contract. KTLA’s David Begnaud’s filed this report Thursday night: SAN CLEMENTE — Fullerton Police Chief Michael Sellers, who has been on medical … Continue reading

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KCBS/KCAL: Police chief extends his leave of absence, again, amid scandal

Fullerton’s embattled police chief Michael Sellers is extending his leave of absence once again and taxpayers are getting tired of footing the bill. Stacey Butler reports: (If the video is not appearing below, click here.)

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CNN: Interview with the potential police department investigator

Randi Kaye talks to the consultant Fullerton is calling in to review its Police Department and Kelly Thomas’ death:

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FOX: Kelly Thomas case turns political

The case of Kelly Thomas, the homeless man who died last month after a confrontation with Fullerton police, is not just a human tragedy. It has also become a political football. FOX 11′s John Schwada has the full story in … Continue reading

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KTLA: Councilmember Whitaker calls for Attorney General to get involved in Kelly Thomas investigation

Fullerton Councilmember Bruce Whitaker has called for California’s attorney general to get involved in the investigation of Kelly Thomas death, and city manager Joe Felz has called for an independent review of the involvement of the six FPD officers. David … Continue reading

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KCBS/KCAL: Orange County DA talks about Kelly Thomas death

Orange County District Attorney Tony Rackauckas spoke publicly for the first time today about the death of Kelly Thomas who was beaten and tased by six Fullerton Police officers. Dave Lopez reports:

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