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Oakland PD Will Investigate Badge vs. Badge Boxing Melee

May 24, 2010  | 

The Oakland Police Department will investigate its officers' role in a melee that followed the "Badge vs. Badge" boxing match in northern California on Friday, the San Jose Mercury News reports.

Here's an excerpt from the report:

When Oakland's Casey Johnson lost a three-round fight by decision to Larry "Psycho" Ward, a corrections officer at a prison in Vacaville, that tension peaked as an unidentified off-duty OPD officer got into a sharp argument with one of Ward's supporters.

Read the full report.

Tags: Oakland PD, Off-Duty Incidents, Police Boxing


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