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Ill. Officer Investigated for Playing Computer Poker While Driving

January 9, 2014

A Bolingbrook, Ill., officer is being investigated by the department after video surfaced this week reportedly showing the officer playing video poker while driving a squad car. Read Full Story Here.

Cops and Holiday DUIs

December 23, 2013

One study reported that overall alcoholic intake may not be greater among police officers, but officers have higher incidences of binge drinking. Take a moment to consider that…and where you land, particularly as holiday festivities (and New Year's resolutions) approach.

San Jose Officer Arrested for Revenge by Ticket

December 2, 2013
Officer Charles Chavez, 51, was arrested last week on suspicion of writing a bogus traffic ticket to an opponent in a civil suit that stemmed from an auto collision more than five years ago. Chavez also wrote two fake tickets to his own attorney in the case, according to Santa Clara County prosecutors.

LASD Hired Officers with Histories of Misconduct

December 2, 2013
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department hired dozens of officers even though background investigators found they had committed serious misconduct on or off duty, sheriff's files show.

Ex-Arizona County Commander Indicted on Computer Fraud Charges

November 19, 2013
A former Maricopa County (Ariz.) Sheriff’s Department commander whose home was raided earlier this year by federal agents was indicted on allegations of computer tampering and illegally accessing a criminal-justice database.

Ala. Officer Who Resigned Over Drag Racing Video Reinstated

November 14, 2013
The Montgomery (Ala.) Police Department is confirming that the motorcycle officer who was captured on video drag racing with a private citizen will get his job back.

Former San Jose Officer Pleads Guilty Over Explicit Photos of Teen

November 11, 2013
A former San Jose police detective who investigated sexual assaults pleaded guilty Thursday to charges that he asked for and received sexually explicit photos of a teenage girl while off-duty, the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

Video: Ariz. Detective Accused of Sleeping with Drug Dealer, Endangering Officers

November 7, 2013
A Tempe, Ariz., undercover detective has resigned in lieu of termination amid accusations that she slept with a drug dealer, compromised an investigation, and endangered fellow officers by blowing their covers, KPHO TV reports.

Ariz. Detective Accused of Sleeping with Drug Dealer, Endangering Officers

November 7, 2013

A Tempe, Ariz., undercover detective has resigned in lieu of termination amid accusations that she slept with a drug dealer, compromised an investigation, and endangered fellow officers by blowing their covers. Read Full Story Here.

2 LAPD Officers Face Firing Over Sexual Favors

November 5, 2013
Two LAPD officers have been ordered to attend disciplinary hearings amid allegations that they gave at least four women leniency for performing sex acts. Officers cannot be fired without a hearing.

Bribery Charges Dropped in Case Against N.M. Chief

October 29, 2013
Bribery charges against a former acting chief of the Sunland Park (N.M.) Police Department have been dropped because of what officials called significant errors within the indictment paperwork.

Fla. Cops Accused of Kinky Traffic Stop

August 12, 2013
Prosecutors are hitting a Lauderhill (Fla.) Police officer where it hurts, charging him with a felony for getting a female drunken driver to punch him in the genitals, according to the Broward State Attorney's Office.

Nev. Officer Under House Arrest for Sexual Misconduct

August 8, 2013
A Las Vegas Metro Police officer was placed under house arrest Thursday and faces multiple charges alleging he sexually intimidated and harassed women he met on duty.

Calif. Deputy Allegedly Pepper Sprayed Teen's Pizza

August 5, 2013
An Orange County (Calif.) Sheriff's deputy faces a misdemeanor count of assault or battery by a public officer for allegedly pepper spraying a teen's pizza during a traffic stop.

L.A. Sheriff's Deputy Faces 11 Rape, Bribery Felonies

July 30, 2013
A Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputy has been charged with 11 felony charges that he raped a woman and solicited bribes from her and other woman while on duty.

Ariz. Police Biker Club Officers Fired for Bar Fight

July 23, 2013
Several Arizona officers have been fired and others may face charges for their roles in a Prescott bar fight as members of the Iron Brotherhood police biker club.

FBI: Ark. Ex-Trooper Distributed Cocaine Evidence

July 23, 2013
An Arkansas State Police lieutenant has been fired, arrested, and charged with taking cocaine from the agency's evidence room in Little Rock and turning it over to a drug dealer, the FBI announced.

Ill. Chief Resigns After Claiming Fake SEAL Mission

July 2, 2013
Waukegan (Ill.) Police Chief Robert Kerkorian resigned as top cop Monday after acknowledging he made false claims about his military career, including claiming he came under fire during a SEAL mission in the 1980s.

Video: Sergeant Arrested In Bikini Barista Sex Sting

June 26, 2013
A Snohomish County (Wash.) Sheriff's sergeant was arrested Tuesday for allegedly having sex with a bikini barista coffee shop owner and manager in exchange for tipping them off to police investigations.

Sergeant Arrested In Bikini Barista Sex Sting

June 26, 2013

Snohomish County (Wash.) Sheriff's Sgt. Darrell O'Neill has been arrested for allegedly having sex with a bikini barista coffee shop owner and manager in exchange for tipping them off to police investigations. Read the full story here.

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