November 22, 2005

San Leandro Police Widow Speaks Out For the Death Penalty

In an op-ed piece in the November 22, 2005, edition of the San Francisco Chronicle entitled Ultimate justice for cop killers, Dionne Niemi speaks out in favor of the death penalty. She is the widow of San Leandro police officer Nels Niemi, 42, who was killed on July 25, 2005. The man suspected of shooting Niemi, Irving Alexander Ramirez, faces the death penalty.

Related sites:
Office Down Memorial Page for Nels Niemi
San Leandro Police Dept. page on Nels Niemi

Posted by Mike Katz-Lacabe at November 22, 2005 4:27 PM | TrackBack
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