Category Archives: Crime

Statement from the Lead On Network on the Orlando Shooting

We at the Lead On Network are devastated and saddened by the horrible events at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida on Sunday morning. Reports state that 49 people were killed and 53 are injured. It is being called the deadliest … Continue reading

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Ferguson Commission Report

After the death of Michael Brown, Jr. on Aug. 9, 2014, “Ferguson” came to symbolize racial strife and inequality in the United States. From Paris to London to Singapore and throughout this country, the circumstances surrounding and following his death … Continue reading

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A Call for Solidarity with the Community of Ferguson, Missouri

For the last few days, like many other disenfranchised communities across the country, the disability community has watched what is happening in Ferguson, Missouri. Our hearts are heavy with sorrow, anger, and fear for what is happening to individuals, families, … Continue reading

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National Disability Day of Mourning – Remember Lives Taken

  “I wish you were dead.” It is a terrible thing to say or even think to another human being.  Imagine it being said to a young person with a disability.  Now imagine someone following through on that threat.  Now … Continue reading

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Parking Mobility – Report disabled parking abuse and support your favorite charity

Parking Mobility is a community-based non-profit organization which brings citizens and their cities together to address disabled parking abuse. We believe that the best individuals to report disabled parking abuse are the individuals who need disabled parking for their daily … Continue reading

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LIRR Disability Fraud Update

Retirees claiming Disability to bolster their pensions has created a significant scandal in New York. Retirees from the Long Island railroad were charged with fraud for filing fraudulent disability claims. . Some workers have also been offered amnesty if they can give … Continue reading

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