Super Bowl, political corruption and the digital scanners

PASADENA — The Saturday “It’s Politics” column in the Star-News hit a home run in a piece about political corruption. John Tran  pleaded guilty to accepting bribes in exchange for building permits. Check out the column here.

Officials at the Pasadena Police Department and in City Hall remain unsure whether they will grant the local media access to digital scanners capable of picking up the new encrypted police radio broadcast. 
The department went with the encrypted signal prompted by concerns that tech savvy criminals are listening to police chatter as they’re plotting their dastardly deeds.
Maybe they think reporters would do the same. If you have seen our paychecks, maybe they’re right. But how would we make deadline?
Check for the story on Monday. 
Super Bowl prediction: Giants 31, Patriots 20.
  
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