Nick Magel
Nick Magel Campaign leader

Do you buy the Merced Police Department's explanation? Watch the video and decide

Merced Police Clarify Animal Neglect Law | KSEE 24 News - Central Valley's News Station: Fresno-Visalia - News, Sports, Weather

September 12, 2013 Updated Sep 12, 2013 at 11:20 PM PDT Merced police say it's quite rare that a patrol officer will have to put a dog down. They'd rather not, but they do have to get the stray population under control. Merced police want to clarify the law on animal control in their city. Police had to put down an injured dog last…Read More

Although according to this article of Sept 17,2013, the Merced Police Dept will "no longer" be taking injured cats and dogs to their shooting range to kill them, I can't believe this was actually ALLOWED for 25 years. Did the folks who live in that are NOT KNOW or are they completely unplugged? …Read More

This is embarrassing for police officers.

This is reprehensible and inhumane...simply terrible...makes me ashamed of law enforcement

Animals deserve a humane death. How do these officers know these animals can't be saved. I think, if they are hurt I would like to take them out to shooting range and put them out of their misery!

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