August 15, 2017 Posted by Daryl Johnson  in White Supremacist Movement

CHARLOTTESVILLE, [VA]--The man suspected of ramming his car into a crowd here, an attack that authorities said left one person dead and 19 more injured, was denied bail during his first court appearance in a downtown courtroom on Monday. A statement by city officials said Fields, 20, was the driver of the Dodge Challenger that drove into a group of counter-protesters Saturday, killing 32-year-old Heather Heyer, after a rally of white nationalists in a city park spun out of control, resulting in melees in the streets. Downer said he would not grant bond to Fields, at least until he met with a court-appointed lawyer, Charles Weber. Fields answered Downer’s questions simply, saying, “Yes, s  

August 13, 2017 Posted by Daryl Johnson  in White Supremacist Movement

CHARLOTTESVILLE, [VA]--Three people are dead and at least 33 injured after a series of violent clashes erupted at a white-nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, on Saturday. In the most extreme incident, 20-year-old white nationalist James Alex Fields plowed his car into a group of counter-protesters, killing one person, 32-year-old Heather Heyer, and injuring 19. Fields has been charged with second-degree murder, and the Department of Justice announced a civil rights investigation into the incident. Two state troopers were also killed when their helicopter, which had been assisting with the police response to the rally, crashed outside the city later in the day. The violent clashe  

August 12, 2017 Posted by Daryl Johnson  in White Supremacist Movement

CHARLOTTESVILLE, [VA]--Two Virginia state troopers and a woman died on Saturday in the fallout of a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va., that was canceled before it even started because of the violence it was provoking. Charlottesville police identified Heather Heyer, a local, as the 32-year-old who died at the hospital after a Dodge Challenger rammed into a crowd of anti-racist protesters. Nineteen others were injured. State police charged the alleged driver, 20-year-old James Alex Fields, Jr., with second-degree murder and the Department of Justice is also investigating whether he violated any civil rights, which could lead to federal hate crime charges. Fields is a registered   

August 12, 2017 Posted by Daryl Johnson  in White Supremacist Movement

CHARLOTTESVILLE, [VA]--A Virginia State Police helicopter helping law enforcement officers monitor the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville crashed in Albemarle County on Saturday, killing the two people on board. The pilot, Lt. H. Jay Cullen, 48, of Midlothian, and trooper-pilot Berke M.M. Bates of Quinton, flying a Bell 407 helicopter, died at the scene, according to state police. The cause of the crash, which was in a wooded area near a residence on Old Farm Road, is being investigated by the Federal Aviation Administration and National Transportation Safety Board, but there is no indication of foul play, state police said Saturday night. The two victims were the only people on boa  

August 10, 2017 Posted by Daryl Johnson  in White Supremacist Movement

NEW PORT RICHEY, [FL]--The five people arrested in New Port Richey on Tuesday called themselves neo-Nazis. To Pasco Sheriff Chris Nocco, they’re plain criminals. Five members of a Nazi organization in New Port Richey were arrested Tuesday by the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office after the execution of a search warrant uncovered drugs, guns and propaganda. Alexander Nowokunski, Gabrielle Price, Michael Baun, Melinda Zalneraitis and Steven Crumbley were taken into custody. A search warrant of a house in the 9200 block of Kiowa Drive, which Nocco called a “cesspool,” uncovered hundreds of pages of bank account and personal information, the military identification of a black man, 12 grams o  

August 3, 2017 Posted by Daryl Johnson  in White Supremacist Movement

SALT LAKE CITY, [UT]--Police arrested a person of interest in a South Salt Lake shooting after a police chase that ended in Sugar House late Wednesday night. Morgan Dwayne Winger, 32, was driving a stolen vehicle with another passenger when the Unified Police District Metro Gang Unit spotted the vehicle around 11 p.m., South Salt Lake police spokesman Gary Keller said. The officers stopped traffic, but the driver in the stolen vehicle drove off with police in pursuit. The chase lasted approximately 5 minutes and ended in front of a house near 1800 S. Wilmington in Sugar House after police spiked the tires, Unified Police Lt. Bill Robertson said. The passenger of the car tried running away on  

August 3, 2017 Posted by Daryl Johnson  in White Supremacist Movement

SELINSGROVE, [PA]--A Selinsgrove women who allegedly claimed to belong to the “KKK” was charged with “Ethnic Intimation” after allegedly called her Dominican neighbor a “wet back” while warning him to “get the F*** out of this country,” according to police. Police claim that the trouble began after Stephanie C Mideaker was having a “civil issue” with Ronald Rodriquez, who lives in the apartment above her on 19 S 3rd Street. It is unclear what the civil issue was. However, on 7/19/2017 the dispute took a turn for the worse after the Rodriguez allegedly complained to his landlord. After finding out about the complaint, Mideaker allegedly sent off the threatening message fro  

August 1, 2017 Posted by Daryl Johnson  in White Supremacist Movement

ORCHARD MESA, [CO]--Fliers recruiting for the Ku Klux Klan have resulted in at least one report to local law enforcement in Mesa County. The fliers, distributed with small bags of candy, were reportedly distributed in some Orchard Mesa neighborhoods. Mesa County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Megan Terlecky confirmed that the agency received at least one report of the fliers from the area on Monday. The advertisement is titled “Black Lives Matter” but goes on to berate black people and claims they are killing white people and are “thugs breaking the law.” It goes on to say “Join the Ku Klux Klan” and lists reasons to join, including, “We are Christian based and uphold the Bible  

August 1, 2017 Posted by Daryl Johnson  in White Supremacist Movement

PORTLAND, [OR]--The girlfriend of an accused killer with ties to white supremacy groups provided him with 9 different weapons in the months before 3 people were shot in the head at a home in Woodland, a new federal indictment claims. Andrea Sibley faces 5 federal gun charges plus one for aiding and abetting a felon for her alleged role in providing Brent Luyster with a variety of weapons between March 2015 and May 2016. She allegedly made false statements when buying these guns from local licensed gun dealers — a Bushmaster .223 caliber rifle, a Glock .40 caliber handgun, a Keltec .12 gauge shotgun, an Anderson .223 caliber rifle, a Remington .308 caliber rifle, a Smith and Wesson .223 ca  

July 31, 2017 Posted by Daryl Johnson  in White Supremacist Movement

ASHVILLE, [NC]--The father of a man who eluded police for six days in the western North Carolina mountains has been arrested on accessory kidnapping charges. Henderson County sheriff's spokeswoman Allison Nock said in a news release that 65-year-old Phillip Michael Stroupe of Burnsville was arrested early Monday and accused of helping his son avoid arrest on a kidnapping charge. Phillip Michael Stroupe II was arrested Thursday while driving a pickup belonging to 68-year-old Thomas Bryson of Mills River. Bryson's body was found in a corn field in Arden on Sunday night. There is no word on how he died. The elder Stroupe was being held in the Henderson County jail. It was not known if he has an