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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University cops say bosses eavesdropped on them in bathrooms

Department secretly installed a surveillance system throughout its headquarters, according to a lawsuit filed by a police union - Full Story

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Ill. cop allegedly pulls over bus to deliver son's lunch

Ill. sheriff's office investigating complaint that an officer pulled over a school bus while on its route — outside his jurisdiction — to deliver lunch to his son - Full Story

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Cleveland to pay $3M over deadly police shooting

Thirteen Cleveland police officers fired 137 shots into a car after a high-speed pursuit in 2012 - Full Story

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LAPD survey finds complaints about discipline bias

Survey of 500 LAPD employees found widespread concerns among officers and civilians that the department's internal discipline system is deeply flawed - Full Story

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St. Paul police cleared in recorded arrest gone viral

Three officers involved in the January arrest of a man have been cleared of allegations that they used excessive force - Full Story

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NYC mayor opposes police chokehold bill

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and Police Commissioner William Bratton are opposing a measure that would make police chokeholds a crime - Full Story

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Md. officer who shot handcuffed suspect gets 5 years

Former officer convicted in a shooting that paralyzed a handcuffed suspect from the waist down was sentenced Thursday - Full Story

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NYC 'cannibal cop' sentenced to time served

NYC 'cannibal cop' sentenced to time served

Gilberto Valle had faced a possible life term after his 2013 conviction for kidnapping conspiracy - Full Story

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Dallas sergeant denies booting cop from off-duty job over refusal to join association

Sgt. Cletus Judge, president of the Black Police Association of Greater Dallas, said he welcomes an internal investigation of the allegations - Full Story

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NY deputy charged, steps down after release of viral video

Sheriff's sergeant abruptly resigned Monday as he was charged with official misconduct and harassment after a video was posted on the Internet over the weekend.



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