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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April 02, 2015

NY detective's rant at Uber cab driver spurs transfer

Detective heard on video berating an Uber driver was stripped of his gun and badge Wednesday and will be transferred from the police anti-terrorism division.
March 27, 2015

Leaders urge patience in Detroit-area traffic stop probe

Man says was innocent and trying to protect himself, while police counter he refused to pull over, resisted arrest and threatened them.
March 27, 2015

Calif. deputy chief arrested on drug charges

Fresno's deputy police chief was among four people arrested on federal drug charges, including conspiracy to distribute oxycodone and heroin.
February 25, 2015

Fla. cop investigated after confrontation with homeless man

Police have opened a criminal investigation into an officer who was videotaped pushing and slapping a homeless man at a bus terminal in downtown Fort Lauderdale.
February 20, 2015

Use of force: A motiongraphic

Is there a brutality problem in America? This motiongraphic attempts to break down the numbers.
February 13, 2015

India 'disturbed' by Ala. use of force incident, cop fired

Officer Eric Parker was arrested and is being fired after man from India was slammed to the ground and injured while visiting relatives in Alabama.
January 21, 2015

Police chief famous for social presence steps down amid damaging allegations

The police chief who was known nation-wide for his far-reaching social media presence and public comebacks to Kanye West, among other stories, has stepped down as police chief -- and the department’s Facebook page, which lauded 177,000 followers, has temporarily been disabled.
December 12, 2014

Chicago cop disciplined for playing 'Sweet Home Alabama' at protest

Officer maintains he played the song because he is a University of Alabama fan.
December 04, 2014

Tenn. cop suspended after appearing in gang-related rap video

Officer on administrative leave pending the outcome of an investigation into a rap video in which she allegedly appears alongside suspected gang members.



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