This blog is focused on topics relating to the death of Kurt Cobain. Consistent with the opinion of the former Chief of the Seattle Police Department at the time of his passing, I believe the evidence indicates that a re-investigation into the circumstances of Cobain's death is necessary.
Monday, August 31, 2015
Contacting Councilman Harrell, Mayor Murray and Prosecuting Attorney Satterberg
In addition to
contacting SPD Chief Kathleen O'Toole and the King County Chief
Medical Examiner, contact should also be made with those in positions of
oversight or influence with regard to the law enforcement conduct of
the Seattle Police Department.
In this regard,
correspondence should be sent to the Chair of the Seattle Public
Safety Committee, Councilman Bruce Harrell
(the full name of this oversight body is the Public Safety,
Civil Rights and Technology Committee); the Mayor of Seattle,
Edward B. Murray; and to the King County Prosecuting Attorney,
Daniel T. Satterberg.
Each of these
individuals plays a vital leadership role in local government in the
Seattle area with regard to matters bearing on justice and
accountability and are therefore in a position to assist.
The contact information for these three individuals is listed at the end of this post.
this is by no means an exhaustive list of individuals or government
bodies that are in a position to help.)
Content of Communication
1) The main thrust of your communication to each of these individuals
is your concern or belief that the Seattle Police Department is not
able to carry-out its law enforcement responsibilities with respect
to the death of former Seattle resident and citizen Kurt Cobain.
2) Request assistance from each of these individuals in helping to
bring the Seattle Police Department into compliance with this former
Highlight former SPD Chief Norm Stamper's testimony in Soaked
In Bleach and
provide a link to the film. Indicate that Chief Stamper expressed
genuine concern over the circumstances of the victim's death and
stated unhesitatingly that he would reopen the case if he were Chief
again; indicate that Chief Stamper further asserted that “We
should in fact have taken steps to study patterns involved in the
behavior of key individuals who had a motive to see Kurt Cobain
4) Include other evidence and testimony from Soaked In Bleach, or elsewhere, that you believe will help these local government
leaders better understand the troubling nature of Kurt Cobain's
5) Thank each individual for reviewing your correspondence and for
their commitment to justice and accountability.
Please note: these are just suggested points of communication. The most important thing is to
communicate what is true to you.
Feel free to contact me if you have any questions or if you would
like further guidance regarding drafting this communication. My
email is firstname.lastname@example.org.
Great job everyone!
Councilman Bruce Harrell
Chair of the Seattle Public Safety
(Long form name of
Committee: Public Safety, Civil Rights and Technology Committee)