Abuse of Authority

CAP Col Brian L. Bishop

Col Brian Bishop Releases Member Info to Public

By AuxBeacon News Staff CAP Pacific Region Commander, Colonel Brian L. Bishop, has been caught releasing Personally Identifiable Information (PII) to the public without member consent. The PCR staff rosters disclose home addresses, phone numbers, emails,…








Civil Air Patrol

Is The Suggestion Box Open?

By Ken | CAP-PAO ListServ — Suggestion from former Unit PAO to National HQ — Hello folks: First by introduction I am a former squadron level PAO (having served over five years in that role)…


Civil Air Patrol

Disappointment in Florida Wing

By Skip Munger | News of the Force And yesterday, News of the Force received the following email message: “We had high hopes and ambitions for the Florida Wing with the newest commander, CAP Col…




CAP Col Jeff Wong

Yet Another Gag Order on CAP Members

By Andrew Walden | Hawaii Free Press The following memo has been sent to all Hawaii Civil Air Patrol Members in the wake of Zayas forgery and Flight Instructor Reprisal: DATE: March 15, 2015 MEMORANDUM…



Civil Air Patrol

Least Favorable Option

By Tom Kettell | The IG Audience Newsletter, Jan 2015 SUI Process Improvements Man-hours per SUI have dropped from an estimated 140 to less than 70 for unit staff and inspection team combined. Col Kettel…



Kauai Composite Squadron

A Civil War in Hawaii Wing

By Tom LaVenture | The Garden Island LIHUE — The Kauai Composite Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol is experiencing a drop in numbers and volunteers who left are saying its ability to carry out…