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General Black Jack Pershing ...

Shared by Bear Tales follower Ed.

Sounds like this guy played rough …

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Arrests, Citations Up

The new Pershing County Sheriff promised to get the arrest count up from last year, and he’s already delivered – 12 arrests and an unknown number of citations. 749 more words


This Day In 1915...

On Friday, August 27, 1915, tragedy struck General John Pershing’s family at the Presidio of San Francisco when coals from a fireplace hearth fell onto a highly waxed floor, causing a major fire that claimed the lives of his wife Frances, his daughters Helen, Grace, and Ann, and the family cat; all dying of smoke inhalation. 80 more words

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There's A New Sheriff In Town [Updates]

For the last 4 years, the departing Pershing County Sheriff Machado has tried to find retired cops to work Black Rock City. This led to an amazingly low number of arrests last year: 4,530 more words


Burning Man Pays For More Cops

The Reno Gazette Journal reports that Burning Man will be spending an additional $105,000 this year so that Washoe County can have more police officers on the road, looking to… 265 more words