FULL LIST OF Misconduct Topics
Chicago mayor to unveil plan for new police oversight agency–
The new agency would be called the Civilian Office on Police Accountability
4 ways to tell you’re a cop who needs to change–
We know that the vast majority of us do our jobs faithfully and professionally, but we have a small minority of officers who are just a**holes.
Crime Stoppers head avoids jail over eating anonymous tip–
Circuit Judge Victoria Brennan put Richard Masten on probation and ordered that he complete a memo about the law governing disclosure of anonymous tips
NYC CO-inmate sex scandal triggers jail review–
Nancy Gonzalez claims she had sex with at least eight co-workers, including two supervisors, while on duty at the Metropolitan Detention Center in less than two years
State police ordered to investigate Idaho prison–
Police to conduct a criminal investigation of understaffing and falsified documents at a private prison operated by Corrections Corporation of America
Ariz. cop resigns after allegedly dating drug dealer–
A Tempe police officer has resigned amid a criminal investigation that alleges she slept with a drug dealer she was investigating while undercover.
Violent arrest leads to suspension of 3 Okla. cops–
Three police officers were suspended after a police report of a DUI arrest conflicted with the dashcam video of the incident.
Off-duty cop arrests soldier, charged with assault–
An off-duty Richland County Deputy has been fired and charged with assault after he attempted to arrest a female soldier at a Buffalo Wild Wings restaurant.
Texas officer fired for shooting at man during traffic stop–
The officer fired after the man he pulled over got out of his vehicle and reached for something in his pocket.
Veteran cop suspended for ‘ignoring’ fight–
A veteran New Orleans police officer was suspended without pay Wednesday when a viral video showed the officer appearing to stand by as two women attacked each other.
Forceful Fla. DUI arrest prompts investigation–
Dash cam video showing the violent arrest of a woman suspected of driving while intoxicated may be grounds for a lawsuit against the city of Tallahassee, says city commissioner Scott Maddox.
Fla. cop in hot water for getting drunk woman to punch him in groin–
The officer is being charged with unlawful compensation, defined as the obtaining of an illegal benefit for performing or declining to perform a public duty.
Ga. police under fire for aggressive arrest–
Several deputies are under fire for the manner in which they entered a home and arrested the occupants for failing to pay a fee.
Ind. 'Officer of the year' tackles man in hotel lobby–
The man was allegedly asking for help after a friend's hotel had been robbed, when a conversation with the officer went south.
Off-duty Minn. cops insult Wis. police in hostile exchange–
2 Minn. officers have been suspended with pay while an investigation is conducted of the incident.
PoliceOne top 5
- Mistrial declared in fatal SC OIS
- Video: Iowa officer shoots suspect in struggle during traffic stop
- FBI agent arrested after firing gun at Mich. police
- 1 Ga. officer killed, 1 critical; shooter at large
- Video: Tenn. police lieutenant fatally shoots man charging at him
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