-- — The Valdosta Daily Times needs to do some investigative reporting on the Georgia Department of Corrections. Officers are afraid to use force against violent inmates, gangs dominate the dorms and flat-top, staff members are in fear of their lives. Drugs, cell phones, and weapons flow freely. Something bad is going to happen at VSP. Public safety should never be the handmaiden of state politics.
How does a passenger in a taxi get a ticket? Maybe they were being cited for disorderly conduct, or littering, or a number of other reasons. Just because someone rides a taxi doesn't mean they didn't do something wrong.