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Video: Fla. Trooper Resigns After 100 mph Wrong Way Pursuit

June 21, 2012
A Florida Highway Patrol trooper resigned to avoid termination after an internal investigation found he had violated numerous agency policies during a wrong-way pursuit on a Pinellas County interstate.

Tenn. Motor Cop Accused of DUI on Duty

June 19, 2012
Officer Steve Jones, a 25-year veteran of the force, was on duty at Riverbend on Saturday when he was reported to be under the influence.

Rhode Island Cop Testifies Against Chief in Theft Trial

June 19, 2012
Officer John Brown, a 28-year veteran, said North Providence police colonel John J. Whiting handed him $714. The chief is accused of stealing the money from a stripper's SUV that he had pursued.

S.C. Trooper Transported Marijuana In Cruiser

June 18, 2012
A former South Carolina patrolman who transported marijuana in his police vehicle received five years in prison today. Kurt Steffen, 30, was sentenced for manufacturing and possessing with intent to distribute 100 or more marijuana plants.

Former Iowa Cop Allegedly Had Meth In Squad

June 7, 2012
Former Des Moines (Iowa) Police Department officer Brandon Singleton will go to trial in August for allegedly having methamphetamine and marijuana in his squad car.

Pa. Cop Fired for Taking Popsicle, Baseballs

June 7, 2012
An Allentown (Pa.) Police Department officer was fired on Wednesday for taking a Popsicle and two baseballs from a minor-league baseball stadium while on night patrol.

Miami Chief Cracks Down On Off-Duty Speeding

June 5, 2012
In the most sweeping crackdown on police speeding yet, Miami's top cop announced on Monday that he is taking action against 36 of his officers for driving off duty at speeds sometimes exceeding 100 mph.

S.C. Officer Fired for DUI In Patrol Car

June 5, 2012
Officer David Watson was pulled over at about 1:15 a.m. Sunday morning by Chesterfield Police officers, and declined a breathalyzer and field sobriety test.

Tucson Cop Faces Termination for On-Duty DUI

May 23, 2012
A four-year Tucson Police officer could lose her job for driving to work while severely intoxicated on Tuesday morning. Officer Lynsey Coutts was arrested after registering a BAC of 0.235, nearly three times the legal limit.

Ky. Trooper Solicited Sex In Uniform With Gun

May 22, 2012
Michael Fred Pennington, 35, offered a woman a Lortab pill in exchange for sex in September. The woman alerted law enforcement and once Pennington arrived at her London residence and gave her the pill, Kentucky State Police detectives arrested him.

Former L.A. County Deputies Describe Jail Misconduct

May 15, 2012
Two retired Los Angeles County sheriff's supervisors Monday painted a violent picture of life inside Men's Central Jail, recounting for a county jails commission tales of deputies beating prisoners, ignoring bosses, forming cliques and engaging in off-duty misconduct.

Cop Gave NYPD Parking Placard To Heroin Dealer

May 15, 2012
Federal authorities have arrested a New York City police officer for helping the leader of a violent heroin trafficking crew, including providing him an NYPD parking placard.

Ex-NYPD Cop Gets 75 Years for Sex Attack

May 7, 2012
A former New York City police officer who managed to avoid a rape conviction for a sexual attack on a schoolteacher at gunpoint was nonetheless sentenced on Monday to 75 years to life in prison.

Ohio Deputy Fired for Making Inmates Dance

May 4, 2012
An Ohio sheriff's deputy has been fired for making inmates dance if they wanted to use the jail microwave. Summit County (Ohio) Sheriff's Deputy Dominic Martucci, 35, was fired for violating departmental policies.

Video: Ohio's 'Kissing Cop' Fired From 3rd LE Job In 5 Years

April 27, 2012
A Delaware County deputy has been fired from her third law-enforcement job in five years. Janine Senanayake had been in training or called off sick from her job as a road deputy nearly every day since April 9.

N.J. Cop Sent Explicit Photos To 12-Year-Old Girl

April 26, 2012
A New Jersey police officer allegedly send explicit texts and photos to a 12-year-old girl in a family he had assisted on another police matter.

Fla. Deputy Fired for Visiting Strip Clubs On Duty

April 25, 2012
Dep. Erik Knutsen, who was let go in February, visited The Booby Trap, The Cheetah III, or sometimes the late-hours Allstar's while in uniform.

Video: N.J. State Police Suspend Troopers In High-Speed Escort

April 24, 2012
The New Jersey State Police on Monday suspended two troopers who escorted a luxury car club at speeds exceeding 100 mph on the Garden State Parkway.

N.J. Troopers Escort Racers

April 24, 2012

The New Jersey State Police suspended two of its troopers for escorting members of an luxury car club at speeds exceeding 100 mph on the Garden State Parkway.

Secret Service Director Survives Scandal

April 23, 2012
Secret Service Director Mark Sullivan has yet to fall prey to the widening sex scandal involving 12 agents who solicited sex from Columbian prostitutes while President Obama visited the country earlier this month.
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