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Former Crime and Public Safety/Breaking news reporter for the Southern California News Group. Opinions are my own!

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Doug has covered crime and public safety in the Inland Empire since first becoming a reporter in 2012. With a long standing military background, Doug naturally heads into volatile situations in order to gather intelligence for those who rely on accurate and up-to-date information. Doug, a former combat Army veteran, attended the Defense Information School. At DINFOS, the United States Military school of journalism at Ft. Meade, MD, Doug learned all aspects of journalism before taking on a role …

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@crimeshutterbug — 5,286 followers, 30,214 tweets

.@BeatrizVNews spoke her mind regarding and was treated miserably. The conservative Twitter community came together and said terrible things to her. It was appalling. There’s no place for that tone in a sophisticated society. I’ll be deleting my @Twitter account as a result.
What happened in El Paso and Dayton is horrifying and I don’t believe for one minute that @DLoesch ever wants to see harm come to another. On the other hand there’s a former newspaper journalist I used to work beside who’s Uber passionate about the 1st amendment.
Those arguments took place today when I commented on @DLoesch tweet regarding a mouthy actress who apparently feels Dana is pure evil. The truth is Dana Loesch whole heartedly supports the 2nd Amendment to the Constitution of the United States.
There was a time before social media when calm conversations took place debating events occurring around the world. When 2 people who have differences and support opposing Constitutional amendments they would discus without resorting to child like behaviors.
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Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes. I learned to type on a 1950s manual typewriter before transitioning to an electric model while in High School