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by Randy Cassingham

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The Name of The Law
Police cars in Newport News, Va., got new decals to show the name of the police department. At least four months later, an officer noticed that the decal has “Virginia” misspelled as “Virgina”. Four months? “It’s an ‘i’,” says acting director of vehicle services Allen Ward. “It’s easy to miss.” At least 30 decals had to be replaced, Ward says, and “I don’t know how many are still out there that are misspelled.” (Hampton Roads Daily Press) ...What’s worse is a lot of the cops driving those cars don’t know either.
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