Medical Child Abuse Panic, Multnomah County DA's Office

Final Arguments in DeLaurent Dependency Debacle

For 18 months, Oregon Juvenile Court has held highly-questionable “temporary emergency jurisdiction” in a dependency action against a Washington State family. On Tuesday, April 10th, Multnomah County Judge Susan Svetkey will hear closing arguments in the case. It is the State’s burden to prove that continuing jurisdiction exists, and that evidence presented proves that medical child abuse occurred. The lengthy…

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Detective Sandra Aldridge, VPD Failure to Supervise

VPD Detective Free to Target Those Who File Complaints Against Her

An Arizona grandmother was falsely accused of “Tampering with a Witness” and maliciously arrested on an out of state warrant initiated by Vancouver Police Department Detective Sandra Aldridge. Aldridge admits in her report that N.B. did not make direct contact with the alleged victim. Instead, she left two voice messages following the November incident in an attempt to find out…

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Detective Sandra Aldridge

Senseless Extradition to Clark County: Cruel & Unusual Circumstances

On March 14th, when N.B. was arrested on the way to pick up her grandson from kindergarten, it was 80 degrees in Arizona. She was wearing shorts, a summer top, and sandals. On April 10th, almost a month later, N.B. will travel north again to increasingly colder climates wearing the same summer clothes, now damaged and stained by the rusty…

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Detective Sandra Aldridge

RETALIATORY ARREST LEADS TO TERRIFYING ORDEAL FOR ARIZONA GRANDMOTHER

Vancouver, WA~ CLARK COUNTY OFFICIALS CHOOSE PRISONER “CHAIN” TRANSPORT N.B., an Arizona working wife, mother, and grandmother with no criminal history, was arrested in her home town and held for two weeks without bail. Unaware that this bad dream was about to turn into a hellish nightmare, N.B. waited in a jail cell from March 14th through March 28th for…

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Detective Sandra Aldridge

CONVEYOR BELT INJUSTICE

FLAWED MODELS WITHIN A BROKEN SYSTEM In 1968, Herbert Packer, a Stanford University law professor, identified two distinct methodologies that co-exist within the criminal justice system:  The Crime Control Model and the Due Process Model. While conflicting principles exist between these two modes of criminal administration, they are each beneficial for the efficient and effective operation of the judicial system.…

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Deron Parks

Nightmare Ends for 2010 Victim of VPD Officer Sandra Aldridge

Vancouver, WA~ On Tuesday, March 27, 2018 Deron Parks of Vancouver, Washington, walked out of Clark County jail as a free man after more than seven years battling through the Washington State appeals process.  On March 8th, WA Supreme Court made a final ruling that the Clark County effort to reinstate Parks’ July 2017 overturned conviction was denied. Deron Parks…

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Calvin Luarca

Arizona Grandmother Arrested After Filing Complaints against VPD Detective

Vancouver, WA~ Arizona resident, N.B. made a call to the Vancouver Police Department Domestic Violence Unit on November 20, 2017, days after learning that her son, Calvin Luarca, had undergone emergency surgery for a life-threatening stab wound that severed an artery just below his heart. N.B. had been told that her son survived the stabbing, and that he had been…

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Medical Child Abuse Panic, Multnomah County DA's Office

Bombshell Buried Evidence – EXPOSED!

Dr. Craig Childress, well-known Clinical Psychologist and expert in Factitious Disorder (formerly known as Munchausen Syndrome; recently repackaged as Medical Child Abuse) was the first witness scheduled to testify before the dependency court in response to the State’s allegations against Trisha DeLaurent. The doctor had written a 24-page report from medical records and case materials based on his professional knowledge,…

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Washington Foster Care Crisis

Urgent Safety Threats: ICPC Placement

As investigative journalists, Voices Network staff has had the opportunity to vet the qualifications of, meet, interview, and listen to testimony of many of the individuals who support Trisha DeLaurent  against allegations that she medically abused her oldest son who was diagnosed with, and treated for, complex medical conditions since early childhood. The qualifications and background of witnesses for the…

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Washington Foster Care Crisis

Three Men and a Vulnerable Child: DSHS Error in Judgment

On March 1, 2018, headlines in the Vancouver, WA Columbian newspaper read, “DSHS pays 3.1 million after placing Vancouver girl with known rapist”. The article told of CPS placement of an infant with her biological father, even though he had a known history to indicate this situation would present a direct and serious threat of harm. The child remained in…

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