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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May 09, 2011
DOJ probes NJ police department

DOJ probes NJ police department

Thomas Perez, Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Rights Division, center, talks about a federal investigation of the Newark (NJ) Police Department during a news conference.
ACLU called for federal oversight
May 06, 2011
Drunken cop pulls gun on bartender

Drunken cop pulls gun on bartender

A drunken off-duty officer in New York was caught on surveillance video withdrawing his loaded service gun and aiming it at the bartender who was serving him drinks.
'I want him off the street'
March 25, 2011
Seattle PD starts recorded statements

Seattle PD starts recorded statements

They will now communicate with the media through video statements posted on the PD's website. They call it an enhanced format, but critics say it's a way for police to avoid answering hard questions from reporters.
'Not contractually allowed'

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