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Clackamas County deputy gets 13 years

Yet Another Miscarriage of Justice: Clackamas County deputy gets off easy with 13 years

Once again, the stenographers in the MSM have shown how the scales of justice are gamed by the heavy thumb of the state.

The mentality and philosophy of modern law enforcement was plain to see once again in the recently quoted comments of Clackamas County deputy David Verbos, his wife, friends, superiors, and colleagues. And, as usual, the MSM dutifully records their callously arrogant and ethically corrupt views without question.
Verbos, you will recall, is the CCSO deputy that went on a drug-crazed crime spree last winter, committing four separate armed robberies over a four week time period.

Brandishing his service weapon and shouting threats like: "Stand still or I'll shoot you," "I'll take out your kidney," and "If you get on the phone, I'll come back and kill you," Verbos robbed a bank and a "Check into Cash" store of thousands of dollars, as well as two pharmacies - one of which was in his patrol district and which he had sworn to protect - of thousands more worth of controlled opiates.

The O, in its usual role as covert apologist, serves up a gimmee for this violent, hop-head-in-blue with this jewel: "On Nov. 29, finding himself drug-addicted and deep in financial trouble, Verbos called in sick and robbed the Target pharmacy."

"FINDING" himself?

So, ONE DAY he just FOUND himself drug-addicted and in deep financial trouble, and he - naturally - called in sick and robbed a pharmacy. Now that's some real fair and impartial reporting for ya, ain't it?
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On March 15th 2006, three and a half months after his arrest, Verbos suddenly reversed his plea to guilty and was convicted on "five (5) charges involving armed robberies of retail establishments and a bank". He was originally scheduled for sentencing on May 23rd, 2006 but after a (lengthy) delay, was finally sentenced last Thursday, September 14th,

... to just 13 years in federal prison.

According to the McMinnville News-Register:
During the THREE-hour sentencing hearing, three people testified on behalf of Verbos: an Army National Guard medic who claimed Verbos saved his life from afar (Verbos sent him an extra flak jacket from his locker), a psychiatrist who claimed Verbos would benefit more from treatment than incarceration, and an employee at Rex Putnam High, where Verbos was once school resource officer, who said he was well-liked and well-respected during his term there.

Verbos' defense attorney, Des Connall, argued for leniency:

"Meth addicts get hooked in search of highs, he said, but Verbos' addiction grew out of medical treatment for extremely painful conditions. And while the fear he instilled in his victims was "unfortunate," he said, Verbos never carried a loaded weapon or meant any harm."
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The MSM doesn't come right out and say so, but their reports would lead you to believe this is a sad, but significant victory for justice that shows that cops don't get special consideration. After all, while Connall argued for only five years, prosecutor Jonathan Haub held out for 15.

Sounds great right? 13 is a lot closer to 15 than it is to 5, so justice was served, correct? That cop got only 2 years worth of special consideration, so what's the beef?

Consider this:
Count 4 of his indictment "charged a federal firearm violation for carrying a firearm in connection with the bank robbery. Federal law provides a SEPARATE and CONSECUTIVE sentence of AT LEAST 5 years imprisonment for carrying or using a firearm in connection with a federal crime of violence. The maximum punishment is LIFE imprisonment." [Emphasis mine]

Not to mention that, "[t]he government agreed to dismiss Count 6 of the indictment, which charged a SECOND federal firearms count for use of a handgun in connection with a federal crime of violence." Which is another of way of saying that they knocked off another AUTOMATIC, SEPARATE and CONSECUTIVE sentence of AT LEAST five MORE years, in their deal.

Subtracting that mandatory MINIMUM of 5 years from his 13-year sentence, we see that Verbos got a whopping 8 years for FOUR separate armed robberies - or a measly two years apiece!

Since "Armed Bank Robbery carries a maximum punishment of 25 years imprisonment, and Obstruction of Interstate Commerce by Robbery carries maximum penalties of 20 years imprisonment and fines of $250,000 for each violation," by my account, Verbos could have gotten 85 years on these charges alone. He got 8. I ask you: was justice served?

And since the penalty for being poor, different, mentally or physically impaired, or the least bit non-compliant with the long arm of the law - regardless of the reason or circumstance - is to be immediately and summarily executed, I ask you, is justice blind?

"I threw away a good career," said a weeping Verbos. "The hardest part was to see some of my colleagues investigate me."
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If all that wasn't bad enough, the dutiful stenographers of the MSM allow the privileged inner elite of law enforcement to add insult to injury with their pitifully pious attempts to explain away their complicity in the whole sordid affair. The O's article states:

"Court documents and interviews with those who knew Verbos, however, show there were signs Verbos was headed for trouble months and even YEARS before he committed his crimes."

"Some colleagues within the sheriff's office knew David Verbos called in sick a lot, was continuing to take pain medication, sweated profusely and was hard up for money."

"Doreen White, a Clackamas County 9-1-1 dispatcher and friend, told sheriff's investigators that she knew Verbos was addicted and confronted him in the summer of 2005, telling him he needed to seek drug rehabilitation treatment.

"She said she knows Mr. Verbos would have ended up either dead or in prison if he would have continued the way he was," wrote Detective Erin Brisben, who interviewed White and wrote the investigative report. "She said he was really mad at her for saying these things about his addiction. She said she told him, 'I can't make you go to rehab, I can't hold a gun to you and make you do that.' "

"David Verbos' wife, Melanie Verbos, had concerns, too. According to the investigative report, Melanie Verbos had told her husband she worried that if he was involved in an officer-involved shooting with all the pain meds in his system, the sheriff's office would learn of his drug problem."

"Clackamas County Sheriff Craig Roberts said his office should have been more tuned into signs of drug addiction. Roberts said the sheriff's office is revising its drug policy to try to prevent drug-addicted employees from slipping through the system."


So David Verbos is upset because he threw away his career and is humiliated by being investigated by his colleagues. --- Poor baby. Boo-fuckin-Hoo.

And Roberts is going to get "tuned in" to the mysterious signs of drug addiction (I DARE say - aren't they the ones educating the rest of us about how to tell if our kids are on dope?) and is revising policy (well, that'll change things!) to TRY (no promises though, so don't blame us if it happens again) to prevent ADDICTS (casual users are A-OK) from "slipping" (see? It's nobody's fault - they just slip) through the system." --- Thank goodness that's settled!

And a friend and fellow public safety officer, professes concern only for Verbos "ending up dead or in prison," and yet does nothing. --- No mention is made though, of the hapless public (who's safety she's sworn to uphold and protect) ending up dead.

And Verbos' wife, who he met at Rex Putnam High, worried only that the CCSO would discover his drug problem if he was involved in an officer-involved shooting! ---- Fuck the poor unfortunate you just shot honey, your boss is going to find out you're high!

Even The Department of Public Safety Standards and Training (DPSST), who's board "has the legislative mandate to establish and enforce the physical, mental, and moral fitness standards for all law enforcement officers, telecommunicators and emergency medical dispatchers in the state," views ethical behavior as a skill, the failure of which "may have devastating consequences on the career and life of the public safety officer and his or her family."

It's reassuring and comforting to know the department of PUBLIC safety standards is more concerned about the effect of unethical behavior on the perpetrator of said sleaze and his family than they are with the victim and his family.

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From the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office website:

Law Enforcement Code of Ethics

As a law enforcement officer, my fundamental duty is to serve the community; to safeguard lives and property; to protect the innocent against deception, the weak against oppression or intimidation and the peaceful against violence or disorder; and to respect the constitutional rights of all to liberty, equality and justice.

I will keep my private life unsullied as an example to all and will behave in a manner that does not bring discredit to me or to my agency. I will maintain courageous calm in the face of danger, scorn or ridicule; develop self-restraint; and be constantly mindful of the welfare of others. Honest in thought and deed both in my personal and official life, I will be exemplary in obeying the law and the regulations of my department. Whatever I see or hear of a confidential nature or that is confided to me in my official capacity will be kept ever secret unless revelation is necessary in the performance of my duty.

I will never act officiously or permit personal feelings, prejudices, political beliefs, aspirations, animosities or friendships to influence my decisions. With no compromise for crime and with relentless prosecution of criminals, I will enforce the law courteously and appropriately without fear or favor, malice or ill will, never employing unnecessary force or violence and never accepting gratuities.

I recognize the badge of my office as a symbol of public faith, and I accept it as a public trust to be held so long as I am true to the ethics of police service. I will never engage in acts of corruption or bribery, nor will I condone such acts by other police officers. I will cooperate with all legally authorized agencies and their representatives in the pursuit of justice.

I know that I alone am responsible for my own standard of professional performance and will take every reasonable opportunity to enhance and improve my level of knowledge and competence.

I will constantly strive to achieve these objectives and ideals, dedicating myself before God to my chosen profession...law enforcement.

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13 years is enough for Christs sake. He didn't get off easy. Just the sentences for political targets are insanely high.

Craig Roberts Proves Once Again To Be A Contemptable Little Weasel 19.Sep.2006 04:11

Poidog 1909

I guess when you compare the sentence that Verbos got to what he potentially could have been sentenced to, it may seem that he got off easy, but ask anyone thats done time; thirteen years is a long time and most likely will ruin the little bit of life that he has left. Thirteen years was more than I thought he would ever get, especially with Des Connall as his attorney. Having said that though, I should also say that I don't feel the least bit sorry for Verbos. I really think the law should make special allowances for anyone connected to law-enforcement that violates the public trust by doubling their sentence to twice as long as a civillian would be given for a similar offence.
I agree that the most distasefull thing about this affair is the O's reporting on it. Almost every word seemed to be directed towards apologising for and pittying poor Mr. Verbos who has suffered so much. When else does any armed robber recieve so much sympathy in the Oregonian's reporting? And Craig Roberts; What can you say about this disgusting snake? Yea I caught his weasle too, about "drug addicts just slipping through the system". Nobody fault, and certainly no one to be held accountable. I wonder as you do; What about public safety and all the lives put at risk by a department that has no clue how many of their armed deputies may be drug affected or drug addicts. Isn't this the department that collects millions of federal tax dollars as well as the millions budgeted by the county to protect and educate the public on drug crime? These are the same assholes that have waisted countless tax dollars
in my little neighborhood trying to convince citizens that they are the line between dangerous drug addicts and the public. All they ask is that we just allow them to set up a police state in our neighborhood; then everyone will be safe and happy.
When the story broke last week about the Verbos sentencing, I questioned Craig Robert's statement about "revising their drug policies". Sounds like typical damage control coming from a notorius liar to me. I immediately sent an email to CCSO requesting that their PIO, Jim Srovink send me a copy of the minutes from any meeting where drug policy revisions have been discussed, or any memos pertaining such policy changes. Not a word yet.
This is what we get for our tax dollars in Clackamas County, Absolutely no accountibility, and usually no response. I guess if I want to really press this and prove that Mr. Roberts was simply lying once more to the public, I will have file a FOI request for any existing documents pertaining to what our new CCSO drug policy is, and how it might better protect & serve the public. I'm trying to not get my hopes up too high, but must confess that I am secretly hoping that when Gerry Spence arrives in Oregon City to argue the Kaady case, that he is going to tear Clackamas County a new asshole and change some of the rules that these good-ole-boy, inbreed idiots have been playing by for so long.

I agree 19.Sep.2006 07:06

Mike Novack stepbystpefarm <a> mtdata.com

"Madame Hatter", to make your case you have to argue that the sentence handed down here is out of step with what other robbers typically receive (on the Federal charges -- that's all that was at stake here)

I am taking into account that there could be OTHER considerations/charges based on the fact that this person was a policeman BUT that has nothing to do with the FEDERAL charges. He is criminally liable at the state level completely separately. Being tried, convicted, and sentenced for Federal crimes does NOT automatically free one from state charges. Can also be tried and convicted on those (with sentences to be applied either concurrently or sequentially) if the state choose. THAT is where (if at all) there might be separate charges because he was law enforcement (does this state HAVE such laws?).

I'm OK with 13 years 19.Sep.2006 08:55

Bob

Nobody got hurt, they just got money taken. We don't need to lock everybody up and throw away the key. I think 85 years, the max, is a way bigger miscarriage of justice.

13 years minus what. 19.Sep.2006 10:15

Somthing

Usually the real injustice comes a few years from now when he is off on super early probation. We ofcourse will have long since forgotten. I bet he serves one year in Max then 4 in min before hitting the streets, 5 years top probation unless he messes up. Unlikly, he's going to get alot of cover fire cause like all criminal syndicets he's got alot of dirt on fellow LE, Just wonder what kind of deal they stuck with the fed's to take it easy, More dirt I suppose. Robbing a bank jeez he should know better. Change my mind this guy may have an accident some magor greese has been expended to ease this one through.

it is still sad 19.Sep.2006 10:35

zaki

still do I feel remorse for this man, Drgs such as Meth, Heroin, Coke, and Opiates are the doom of many people. For I have been witness to this. I have watched Friends whom I have known for over 14 years go down. And I tell you, It's painfull and I always try to help, but regardless of my helpings and attempts, they have never worked. Meth is the bane of our society. I can help someone with an opiate addication for I suffered the same and after 6 years of fighting for my life and sanity I finally made it. I will never turn my back or look lesser upon somone in that progression of disease but pray for them and offer to help. You cannot force someone to go to treatment or turn to a path of recovery, they have to choose on thier own.

it is still sad 19.Sep.2006 10:38

zaki

Still do I feel remorse for this man, drugs such as Meth, Heroin, Coke, and Opiates are the doom of many people. For I have been witness to this. I have watched Friends whom I have known for over 14 years go down. And I tell you, its painful and I always try to help, but regardless of my helpings and attempts, they have never worked. Meth is the bane of our society. I can help someone with an opiate addiction for I suffered the same and after 6 years of fighting for my life and sanity, I finally made it. I will never turn my back or look lesser upon someone in that progression of disease but pray for him or her and offer to help. You cannot force someone to go to treatment or turn to a path of recovery; they have to choose on their own.

Double Standards 19.Sep.2006 11:58

mh

I most certainly do not look down upon Verbos or any other person BECAUSE they are addicted to drugs. I know people rotting in federal jail for a hell of a lot longer than 13 years for no other reason then their addiction. Our prisons are overflowing with nonviolent users and addicts.

I do, however, believe Verbos - and his colleagues and family - have, AND STILL CONTINUE to abuse the public trust and the enormous power they hold over us all. NOT ONE of them professed any concern whatsoever about what could have happened to WE, the PUBLIC - who's safety they've sworn BEFORE GOD to protect!

These are the same people who use toxicology reports to determine if they were justified in being judge, jury and executioner for people like Fouad.

And since Oregon, in our infinite wisdom, continues to imprison children as young as 15 years old for up to 7-1/2 years for a single count of armed robbery - I think 13 years for four counts of the same, especially when committed by a law ENFORCEMENT officer, is outrageous!

Sorry, but I'll save my pity, compassion and understanding for those who have the same for the rest of us.

AIMMEE GREEN / WAKE UP 19.Sep.2006 13:11

POIDOG1909

Dear Aimee;
Hate to say so but once again the Oregonian with your help has served up a large serving of syrupy apologies & pity, designed to make us all feel sorry for poor Deputy David Verbos. I guess the idea is that while we are feeling sorry for Verbos, we don't have to think about his victims or about how much jeopordy the rest of the public may have been in while he was on this extended "drug Rampage". Let's see here, how much background goes into the typical story about a bank robber going to prison? How much does the Oregonian usually give us about the personal medical history and detail of an armed robbers life as you did with Verbos? Compare this to the shameless dishonest reporting done on the Kaady case by Stu-Jerk. All kinds of assumptions about what drugs Fouad Kaady may have been on and what crimes or bizarre behavior he was guilty of and almost nothing about the two thugs who tortured & shot him except that they were both wonderful public servants. Why didn't we get some details directly from some of Verbos's victims who had a gun stuck in their face? What was that like and how did it feel? How about all the innocent bystanders that must have been terrified by witnessing these crimes? Don't they have a story to tell? And above all, what does the Oregonian have to say to us about how much danger we might currently be in or what assurances we have that half of the force out there now is not on drugs? Where's the public service here Aimee Geen & where is the fair and accurate reporting. This is disgustingly lacking of any credibility.
Craig Roberts says he's revising the departments drug policy. What the hell does that mean Aimee. Why didn't you follow up this reassuring little statement with some facts? When was the last time Craig told us the truth about anything? Where are the details? Inquiring minds want to know. Tax payers want to know. Readers want to know. Where are the details Aimee? What are the policy changes? When did they take affect. How much do they do to protect the public from heavily armed deputies addicted to drugs? I think the public has a right to ask these questions and you as a reporter, have a responsibility to bring these facts forward to the public. Wake up Aimee! If you are going to continue doing this work and accepting pay for it, why don't you have a little self respect and start doing it right.

thank you MH 19.Sep.2006 13:41

poidog1909

Dear Madam;
Thank you so much. The last sentence of your last comment is precious and should be the last word about desrving of pity or special consideration.

An addicted officer is a scary thought 19.Sep.2006 20:41

Zaki

How dangerous, yes regarless of his addiction, something should have been done by the Sheriff,s Department long ago.

C'mon. Realistic, Baby. 20.Sep.2006 12:28

Anonymous

All those charges and sentences you listed off are the maximum penalty. The max penalty usually isn't used. And charges are normally dropped in any deal with any defendant. The way the system works is that the criminal, or alleged criminal, is given as many charges as possible. Then if they "cooperate" with the DA, charges are dropped, even if they are plainly guilty of the charges. Kind of like an incentive to cooperate.
You are not realistic in your hope of 85 years for armed robberies. That is so excessive it's not even laughable. No one was injured. This man was in a "drug crazed search for opiates". He needs drug treatment, as well as some prison.
The man's getting out of prison in 2019. What more do you really want. Sounds like you just have strong resentment against law enforcement. Welcome to the club, but be realistic.

Don't worry; David got what was long coming to him! 07.Oct.2006 08:44

Fan of Madam Hatter lee_smith1985@yahoo.com

"So David Verbos is upset because he threw away his career and is humiliated by being investigated by his colleagues. --- Poor baby. Boo-fuckin-Hoo. "


Omg I totally agree with you Madam Hatter! When I heard him say that I was disgusted; obviously he doesn't give a damn about his two teenage kids (well I knew this already b/c I knew Verbos personally too back at RPHS and he didn't think twice about divorcing their kind church-going mother when some teenage pu**y came around) and what this all did to them and of course he could have cared less about the public he was employed to protect but was endangering everyday he went to work stoned!

Don't worry my friends; 13 years will be enough b/c he does lead a crappy unhealthy disgusting lifestyle and he won't make it much past 50 years old anyway, he always told me that he would die young back at Rex Putnam (always the drama queen right David?!) and DOES ANYONE KNOW HOW THEY TREAT FORMER LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS IN PRISON?! Hahahahaha not too kindly I can assure you; once someone finds out who he is and what he did for a living; it won't be a pretty picture for David.

And how can you expect anything less from his wife Melanie than the diarrhea dribble that came out her mouth; I knew the trailer park skank too in high school and she was a lazy uneducated pathological-lying bafoon. Those two junkie losers were meant for each other!

On a side note; some of David's other injustices (of course these have all been witnessed to by many including myself, who knew he and Melanie both personally, a former student at RPHS):

*He abused his power and badge while in uniform and met his second wife while she was a teenage explorer scout with the CCSD and he was a 27 year old father of two just barely divorced. They married about a year later after wooing her with trips to Vegas and Canada and fine dining at the Olive Garden (lol). Of course this was too soon for a 21 year old girl and btw against the rules for teenage explorers to date or be involved w/ older deputies over them, so they divorced about a year later.

He didn't hurt too badly over that though b/c its well known that he was having an affair with a 16 year old trailer park raised-by-a-dirty-old-grandpa and alcoholic mother Melanie Boucher! Yes his 3rd wife, like all his other wives, was a teenager when they met and once again he took advantage of his role and power by messing around with the girl he was suposed to be mentoring b/c she was a 'troubled kid' who later went to an Alternative School on McLoughlin Blvd. b/c she couldn't handle the work load of a crappy public school (lol) or maybe she went to that Alternative School so she and David could date and it wouldn't be so bad b/c it wasn't the school he was assigned to! Melanie was a big slut though so none of this seemed to bother her except for when she pretended it did at the Prom and cried about it when a bunch of ppl made fun of her for being a homewrecker. But they hid their sick relationship pretty well from the school's administration (I hope) and David would visit Melanie at her Alternative School while he was supposed to be protecting Rex Putnam and he even tried to date a teacher of Melanie's from there b/c he met most his dates while on the job like most other disturbed Deputies of the CCSD. Melanie and David appeared to have taken a tiny break after graduation but of course since these kinds of sick twisted deadbeats were made for each other and were the only ppl in the world that would take eachother they eventually tied the knot finally when Melanie was no longer a minor but still unable to legally drink at her own wedding reception.



Readers can post more on the unlawaful and nasty history of this horrible derelict's life if you wish to!


Anyways I recently drove by his delapitated shack of a house in Newberg and there were all these bright orange notices posted on it's chipping white paint and I laughed and laughed. The electricity was turned off and unpaid bills were stuffed into the mailbox and the grass was terribly overgrown. Basically it was a dump but even that shithole was a step up for the former Melanie Boucher. So not only is he in prison for a while but we can all be assured that his life IS basically over b/c he's still deeply in debt and bankrupt and in bad health at 5'9'' & 250 lbs so he has nothing to come out of prison too (I'm sure Melanie will move on w/ some other low-class loser from work or maybe with an ex-stepdad of hers) or for since like I said before he could care less about his poor kids but don't worry about them anyway b/c they have a loving stepdad who is a resptectable fireman and a mother who loves them very much too so we can all just be glad that this menace to society has been dutifully taken care of and is off the streets and out of uniform for good! >:)


Don't worry; David got what was long coming to him! 07.Oct.2006 08:53

Fan of Madam Hatter lee_smith1985@yahoo.com

"So David Verbos is upset because he threw away his career and is humiliated by being investigated by his colleagues. --- Poor baby. Boo-fuckin-Hoo. "


Omg I totally agree with you Madam Hatter! When I heard him say that I was disgusted; obviously he doesn't give a damn about his two teenage kids (well I knew this already b/c I knew Verbos personally too back at RPHS and he didn't think twice about divorcing their kind church-going mother when some teenage pu**y came around) and what this all did to them and of course he could have cared less about the public he was employed to protect but was endangering everyday he went to work stoned!

Don't worry my friends; 13 years will be enough b/c he does lead a crappy unhealthy disgusting lifestyle and he won't make it much past 50 years old anyway, he always told me that he would die young back at Rex Putnam (always the drama queen right David?!) and DOES ANYONE KNOW HOW THEY TREAT FORMER LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS IN PRISON?! Hahahahaha not too kindly I can assure you; once someone finds out who he is and what he did for a living; it won't be a pretty picture for David.

And how can you expect anything less from his wife Melanie than the diarrhea dribble that came out her mouth; I knew the trailer park skank too in high school and she was a lazy uneducated pathological-lying bafoon. Those two junkie losers were meant for each other!

On a side note; some of David's other injustices (of course these have all been witnessed to by many including myself, who knew he and Melanie both personally, a former student at RPHS):

*He abused his power and badge while in uniform and met his second wife while she was a teenage explorer scout with the CCSD and he was a 27 year old father of two just barely divorced. They married about a year later after wooing her with trips to Vegas and Canada and fine dining at the Olive Garden (lol). Of course this was too soon for a 21 year old girl and btw against the rules for teenage explorers to date or be involved w/ older deputies over them, so they divorced about a year later.

He didn't hurt too badly over that though b/c its well known that he was having an affair with a 16 year old trailer park raised-by-a-dirty-old-grandpa and alcoholic mother Melanie Boucher! Yes his 3rd wife, like all his other wives, was a teenager when they met and once again he took advantage of his role and power by messing around with the girl he was suposed to be mentoring b/c she was a 'troubled kid' who later went to an Alternative School on McLoughlin Blvd. b/c she couldn't handle the work load of a crappy public school (lol) or maybe she went to that Alternative School so she and David could date and it wouldn't be so bad b/c it wasn't the school he was assigned to! Melanie was a big slut though so none of this seemed to bother her except for when she pretended it did at the Prom and cried about it when a bunch of ppl made fun of her for being a homewrecker. But they hid their sick relationship pretty well from the school's administration (I hope) and David would visit Melanie at her Alternative School while he was supposed to be protecting Rex Putnam and he even tried to date a teacher of Melanie's from there b/c he met most his dates while on the job like most other disturbed Deputies of the CCSD. Melanie and David appeared to have taken a tiny break after graduation but of course since these kinds of sick twisted deadbeats were made for each other and were the only ppl in the world that would take eachother they eventually tied the knot finally when Melanie was no longer a minor but still unable to legally drink at her own wedding reception.



Readers can post more on the unlawaful and nasty history of this horrible derelict's life if you wish to!


Anyways I recently drove by his delapitated shack of a house in Newberg and there were all these bright orange notices posted on it's chipping white paint and I laughed and laughed. The electricity was turned off and unpaid bills were stuffed into the mailbox and the grass was terribly overgrown. Basically it was a dump but even that shithole was a step up for the former Melanie Boucher. So not only is he in prison for a while but we can all be assured that his life IS basically over b/c he's still deeply in debt and bankrupt and in bad health at 5'9'' & 250 lbs so he has nothing to come out of prison too (I'm sure Melanie will move on w/ some other low-class loser from work or maybe with an ex-stepdad of hers) or for since like I said before he could care less about his poor kids but don't worry about them anyway b/c they have a loving stepdad who is a resptectable fireman and a mother who loves them very much too so we can all just be glad that this menace to society has been dutifully taken care of and is off the streets and out of uniform for good! >:)


I knew David as a child 05.May.2007 15:43

raoulduck

I knew the kid when he was a little kid. He survived a serious kidney ailment and was always bloated from the massive steroids that kept him alive.

His mother was a recovering alcoholic who took the four kids away from their abusive father and tried to raise them on welfare. She was a kind Christian woman who was trained as a nurse, but had to quit to take care of David.

I'm certainly relieved that he's locked up so he won't commit anymore crimes. The quote from one story is that he threatened to shoot one victim in the kidney. At least he's in a place where he'll likely get some treatment for his ailments and won't harm himself or anyone else.

I hope he gets straightened out someday. I wish we had a health care system that was better at treating chronic illnesses and helped people like David manage their pain.