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Officer Misconduct / Internal Affairs

Officer Misconduct / Internal Affairs

The Officer Misconduct / Internal Affairs topic area features news, training and information related to cases involving potential or perceived law enforcement misconduct. This section serves the important function of pointing out, not pointing fingers, when a police officer has gone outside the lines.
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February 06, 2013
Showing the slugs the door Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Showing the slugs the door

Cops almost universally agree that a PD is better off when the Slugs (Bad Apples, Waldos, and Caspers) are unceremoniously dismissed - Full Story
January 16, 2013
2013 resolutions from the frontline trenches Val Van Brocklin - Cop Gumbo

2013 resolutions from the frontline trenches

I’ve had the privilege to meet and learn from some of the best officers and trainers across the... - Full Story
December 19, 2012
2012 in Review: The good, the bad, and the ugly Val Van Brocklin - Cop Gumbo

2012 in Review: The good, the bad, and the ugly

Three things stick with me from 2012 that I’m still reflecting on... the very good, the probably bad, and the definitely ugly - Full Story
December 13, 2012
When and why 'Nice Guy' management fails Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D. - Passion for the Job

When and why 'Nice Guy' management fails

A sympathetic supervisor can be surprisingly easy prey for the psychopathic employee - Full Story
November 30, 2012
Throwing another agency under the bus Thane Gallagher - Patrolling the Border

Throwing another agency under the bus

When we turn on our own, the most common outcome is a fracture in the thin blue line - Full Story
October 23, 2012
Body-worn cameras: The truth now has backup Lt. Dan Marcou - Blue Knights

Body-worn cameras: The truth now has backup

Departments considering the introduction of personal video recorders will commonly ask two questions - Full Story
September 19, 2012
Case law on public employees' 1st and 4th Amendment rights Val Van Brocklin - Cop Gumbo

Case law on public employees' 1st and 4th Amendment rights

As I had said in my column on criminals having more rights that cops, when it comes to free speech, protesters... - Full Story
June 25, 2012
Rodney King: A cop's perspective Lt. Dan Marcou - Blue Knights

Rodney King: A cop's perspective

“Rodney King, the man who was at the center of the Los Angeles police brutality case that later... - Full Story
June 08, 2012
US Supreme Court examines scope of governmental immunity Terrence P. Dwyer, Esq. - Police Liability and Litigation

US Supreme Court examines scope of governmental immunity

Law enforcement officers who testify at grand jury are now protected by absolute immunity, a protection already afforded to prosecutors and judges - Full Story
April 26, 2012
The value of complete public transparency Gary T. Klugiewicz - Klugie's Correctional Corner

The value of complete public transparency

We must understand that the one way to not be audio- or videotaped acting badly is to act professionally at all times - Full Story



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Officer Misconduct / Internal Affairs Columnists

Inside Internal Affairs Inside Internal Affairs
with John Hein
10-43: Be Advised... 10-43: Be Advised...
with Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief