Feds Launch Probe of Newark PD
May 09, 2011
The Department of Justice has launched a probe of the Newark (N.J.) Police Department to address allegations that the department used excessive force.
The announcement comes, as newly elected Chicago Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel announced Newark Police Director Garry McCarthy as his pick to lead the department.
The American Civil Liberties Union filed a 96-page petition accusing Newark of spotty internal affairs investigations and rampant misconduct in September.
Displaying 1 - 1 of 1
Doc8 @ 5/10/2011 5:32 AM
He'll fit right into Chicago. It now makes sense why he was selected.
Join the Discussion
Other Recent News
The U.S. Justice Department announced late Wednesday that it will not file criminal...
Dep. John Mennen of the Greenlee County Sheriff's Office and Clifton Police Sgt. Jason...
Maha Aldhalimi of Wayne County said that a police officer arrested her on Sept. 15, 2004,...
Stockton police say that one of its dogs died Tuesday when the air conditioner on the...
Inkster, Mich., police officer Phillip (Chuck) Randazzo, 44, is suing his employer after...