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October 21, 2009
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N.J. cops admit deleting arrest record of officer's relative

By Jim Lockwood
Star-Ledger

RANDOLPH, N.J. — Two Randolph police officers admitted in court yesterday that they freed a drunken driving suspect and deleted a computerized record of the arrest after learning the person was related to a fellow cop.

Patrolmen Stephen Kepler, 49, and Shawn Boyhan, 31, avoided prosecution in the case by enrolling in pretrial intervention, a diversionary court program that will result in the dismissal of charges against them if they stay out of trouble for a year. Both men also forfeited their jobs.

Full story: N.J. cops admit deleting arrest record of officer's relative






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