Detective Sandra Aldridge

After “38 Days In” N.B. Returns to Arizona

N.B., the Arizona grandmother arrested on March 14th and extradited to Washington State as a “Fugitive from Justice,” finally flew home today to reunite with her family. Her 38-day ordeal can only be described as “shocking to the conscience”. The warrant for N.B’s arrest was initiated on March 8th, 2018 by Vancouver Washington Police Officer, Sandra Aldridge, who has been…

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Detective Sandra Aldridge

Day 31: Six Hundred Miles North of Purgatory

According to Roman Catholic doctrine, Purgatory is a place of punishment and redemption for the deceased to atone for their sins before reaching Heaven.  Ironically, Purgatory Correctional Facility– near Purgatory Flats in St. George, Utah– was the second stop for Arizona grandmother, N.B., on the prisoner chain transport that ripped her from her home following the nightmare that began for…

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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

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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John Garrett Smith, Wrongful Convictions

Judge holds man on $12 million dollar bail after reversal of conviction

Vancouver, WA ~ On June 6, 2017, Clark County Superior Court Judge Robert A. Lewis refused to hear a bail reduction request submitted by Pro Se Defendant, John Garrett Smith. The refusal has upheld a $12 million-dollar bail amount, deemed by many to exceedingly excessive, that was set by Lewis nearly two and half years earlier for the attempted murder…

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