A Final Appeal to the 8th Circuit for Intervention

No. 16-3402 IN THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE EIGHTH CIRCUIT RICKEY DALE HOLTSCLAW (Pro Se) Plaintiff-Appellant, v. MAYOR SANDY SANDERS, City of Fort Smith, Arkansas CHIEF OF POLICE KEVIN LINDSEY, City of Fort Smith, Arkansas THE CITY OF FORT SMITH, ARKANSAS MAYOR LIONELD JORDAN, City of Fayetteville, Arkansas CHIEF OF POLICE GREG … Continue reading A Final Appeal to the 8th Circuit for Intervention

LOUD Motorcycles & the EPA – A Letter & Plea for Intercession

15 September 2016 Dear Director Gina McCarthy, Hello Director McCarthy and the dedicated employees of the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).  My name is Rickey Dale Holtsclaw.  I am an honorably retired thirty-one-year veteran of the Houston Police Department.  During my tenure with the Houston PD, I served in radio patrol, motorcycle patrol and … Continue reading LOUD Motorcycles & the EPA – A Letter & Plea for Intercession

STATE MUFFLER LAWS

STATE MUFFLER LAWS ***Also see my article: The Truth about LOUD Motorcycles the Police Won’t or Can’t Tell You: https://rickeyholtsclaw.com/2016/03/10/the-truth-about-loud-motorcycles-the-police-wont-or-cant-tell-you/ ***The popular universal motor vehicle noise statute/element “prevent excessive or unusual noise” may sound unenforceable due to void for vagueness concerns but I provide a workable enforcement strategy here: Motorcycle Noise Enforcement 101: https://rickeyholtsclaw.com/2016/09/12/motorcycle-noise-enforcement-101/ The … Continue reading STATE MUFFLER LAWS

Glorifying Biker Gangs – I Don’t Think So!

Article: Outlaw Motorcycle Clubs oldschoolheartblog in Uncategorized April 29, 2016 Excerpt: Before a person can begin to understand the importance of an Outlaw Motorcycle Club (OMCs), they must understand what that is. An Outlaw Motorcycle Club is a very unique society of very few men who choose to be a part of something bigger than themselves and … Continue reading Glorifying Biker Gangs – I Don’t Think So!

The TRUTH About Loud Motorcycles the Police Won’t or Can’t Tell You

(Article Updated: 02 June 2019) Author: Rickey D. Holtsclaw, Houston PD/Retired Before We Begin The following article is extremely detailed making it somewhat difficult to find a specific answer you’re searching for; therefore, I will provide a Quick Answer/A Cliffs-Notes response for two of the most frequently asked questions by those searching “loud motorcycles” via … Continue reading The TRUTH About Loud Motorcycles the Police Won’t or Can’t Tell You

Arkansas State Police – PLEASE Do Your Job!

[31 October 2015] LETTER TO DIRECTOR OF THE ARKANSAS STATE POLICE: Seeing that Governor Hutchinson refuses to respond to my concerns; seeing that Attorney General Leslie Rutledge has denied any jurisdiction, responsibility, culpability, relevant to my concerns and pointed her finger at the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality; seeing that the Arkansas Department of Environmental … Continue reading Arkansas State Police – PLEASE Do Your Job!

TMRA Letter to Mayor Parker – Houston/Harassment by Officer

[21 September 2015] A discussion, relevant to police corruption, noise enforcement in our municipalities, the rule of law, recently arose and while searching for relevant documents on this subject matter, I ran across the following letter from Paul Landers, State Chairman of the Texas Motorcycles Rights Association to Mayor Parker of Houston, Texas. My reasoning … Continue reading TMRA Letter to Mayor Parker – Houston/Harassment by Officer

Questions for Chief McClelland – News Media Request

CITY OF HOUSTON INTER OFFICE CORRESPONDENCE TO: Charles A. McClelland, Jr. FROM: R. D. Holtsclaw, Police Officer Chief of Police Westside Division VIA: M. Mikeska, Sergeant DATE: December 12, 2010 Westside Division SUBJECT: Questions regarding noise P. E. Ryza, Lieutenant enforcement, news media Westside Division interview request M. E. Lentschke, Captain Westside Division J. H. … Continue reading Questions for Chief McClelland – News Media Request

Loud Biker Comments to C-CALM FB Page – The Wall of Shame

As the creator and moderator of the “Concerned Citizens Against Loud Motorcycles” Facebook Community Page, I have written numerous articles/letters/comments regarding the utter absurdity of tolerating the operation of illegally loud/illegally equipped/illegally modified motorcycles on our public roadways, within our communities and on our Interstates. Motorcycles that were originally equipped with a compliant/legal/quiet factory installed muffler that … Continue reading Loud Biker Comments to C-CALM FB Page – The Wall of Shame

Loud Motorcyclist’s Complains to IAD – Response Letter

CITY OF HOUSTON INTER OFFICE CORRESPONDENCE TO: Charles A. McClelland, Jr. FROM: Rickey D.Holtsclaw, Officer Chief of Police Westside Division DATE: January 14, 2011 SUBJECT: Complaint of Vertis L. Williams Issue Record #38077-2010 I, Officer R. D. Holtsclaw, Employee #68560, am currently assigned to the West Patrol Command, Westside Division, Shift I. On January 14, … Continue reading Loud Motorcyclist’s Complains to IAD – Response Letter