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Phoenix Police Officers Indicted on Fraud, Theft Charges

November 18, 2010
Three current Phoenix police officers and a former patrolman who worked most of his career in South Mountain Precinct have been indicted on fraud and theft charges for their alleged roles in an off-duty security scam, the Arizona Attorney General's Office announced today.

LAPD Rookie Tapped Database On Killer's Behalf

November 15, 2010
Officer Gabriel Morales, 25, was seeking information on two key witnesses who testified in the trial of 18-year-old Matthew Turner, who was found guilty in August of killing a man in a drive-by in Highland Park.

Ohio Deputy Fired for Lying About Sex With Informant

November 11, 2010
Gardiner began a sexual relationship with the informant in the spring of 2009 and used his "covert identification" to rent motel rooms and his duty car to "take her on dates."

Video: Mehserle Sentenced To 2 Years

November 5, 2010
In issuing his sentence, Judge Robert Perry also threw out the gun enhancement, saying it was not supported by the evidence.

CHP Officer Exchanged Ticket Fix for Sex

November 1, 2010
Officer Abram Carabajal, 53, wrote a speeding ticket to Shirin Zarrindej, 49, a dog groomer from Encino. The officer then showed up in court and informed the judge he had not received an official notice, leading the judge to dismiss the ticket.

Suppressing That Urge for a Pound of Flesh

October 21, 2010
Ask yourself if succumbing to that split-second thought is worth permanently depriving the people who trust and depend on you the value of your services.

Part-Time Cop Charged in College Shooting

October 8, 2010
Christopher Amyx, 23, told police that he shot Jonathan Schipper, a sophomore at the college, in self-defense, reports Amyx is an auxiliary officer for the Pinetops Police Department.

Two Philly Officers Arrested In Drug Sting

October 5, 2010
Officers Sean Alivera, 31, and Christopher Luciano, 23, allegedly stole 20 pounds of marijuana and $3,000 in cash.

Florida Officer Charged With Murdering Ex-girlfriend While On Duty

October 4, 2010
A Parker (Fla.) PD officer has been charged with murdering his ex-girlfriend and dragging her body into the woods.

3 Fired Dallas Officers Indicted in Beating of Motorcyclist

September 30, 2010
Dallas Police Chief David Brown, in disciplining the officers earlier, said they not only attacked the motorcyclist physically, but also tried to conceal their conduct. All three were fired.

Former Memphis Officer Sentenced for Violating Detainee's Civil Rights

September 29, 2010
White pleaded guilty on Nov. 25, 2009, to violating the civil rights of Pierre Jefferson. After handcuffing Jefferson in May 2008, White rammed Jefferson's head into the corner of a building, and struck him in the face several times, causing him to fall to the ground. White also admitted to kicking Jefferson after he fell to the ground.

The Bikini Car Wash Incident—A Chief's Perspective

September 27, 2010
Bottom line: Think about what you are doing? Give it a reality check and see how you can defend your actions or presence to your boss if something should occur. If you can't come up with at least three good reasons, stay home.

18 Women Claim Brooklyn Cop Illegally Strip-Searched Them

September 24, 2010
Two of the women have filed federal suits against Detective Charles Derosalia, including Claudia Bova, who says he forced her to pull her pants down so he could photograph a below-the-navel tattoo with a cell phone camera.

Lovelorn Florida Cop Fired For Faking Incident To Reach Ex-Girlfriend

September 21, 2010
A Fort Myers (Fla.) Police officer and two dispatchers have been fired for staging a fake call designed to reunite two officers who had been dating.

Louisiana Detective's Domestic Battery Allegations Imperil Drug Case

September 20, 2010
Domestic battery charges have come to light involving the lead detective in St. Charles (La.) Parish Sheriff Greg Champagne's year-long drug operation, causing charges to be dropped against 60 of 100 suspects.

Video: Dallas Officers Face Felony Charges In Alleged Beating

September 16, 2010
Officer Kevin Randolph, along with Officer Paul Bauer, may face misdemeanor assault and official oppression charges, as well as felony charges of tampering with or fabricating physical evidence in connection with the Sept. 5 incident involving Andrew Collins.

White L.A. Airport Police Officers Sue for Discrimination

September 16, 2010
The suit, filed last week in Los Angeles County Superior Court, alleges that black officers were promoted over whites despite receiving lower scores on promotional exams and that white officers were disciplined more harshly for misconduct compared with black officers facing similar accusations.

Video: Rhode Island Officer Gets 40 Years for Substation Rape

September 9, 2010
A judge sentenced Providence (R.I.) Police officer Marcus Huffman to serve 40 years in prison for raping an intoxicated, 19-year-old woman in the bathroom of a South Providence substation.

Investigative Sloppiness is Criminal

September 2, 2010
Your notes are legal record. Make them complete as possible and keep them safe and secure. Failure to do so can compromise a prosecution.

Deputy Accused of Choking Wife After She Threatened to Take Away PS3

August 31, 2010
Deputy Gary French told investigators his wife wrapped a towel around her own neck and squeezed it, when he was interviewed by Mount Dora PD officers.
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