Jailed Mo. cop discusses pressure to steal seized money
By Robert Patrick
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Leo Liston can tell you exactly when he went from good cop to bad cop.
It was June 11, 2008. He and other officers from the St. Louis police crime suppression unit had seized $12,000 in suspected drug money, a .44-caliber revolver and 5 ounces of marijuana at a beauty shop near Forest Park.