1904 In response to complaints from citizens about the “automobile menace,” the St. Louis Police Department became one of the first in the nation to use automobiles to go after the “scorchers,” as speeders were known at the time.
The car was a high speed “St. Louis” Model made by George Preston Dorris [...]
Three blondes were all applying for the last available position on the Texas Highway Patrol.
The detective conducting the interview looked at the three of them and said, “So y’all want to be cops, huh?”
The blondes all nodded.
The detective got up, opened a file drawer, and pulled out a folder. Sitting back [...]