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National Police Misconduct NewsFeed Daily Recap 12-27-12

Posted: 28 Dec 2012 07:29 AM PST
Here are the 8 reports of police misconduct tracked for Thursday, December 27, 2012:
  • Update: Des Moines, Iowa: An officer was given five more years prison on top of the twenty months in prison he was already sentenced to. The extra sentence was in connection with an excessive force traffic stop. http://ow.ly/goc7c
  • Greensboro, North Carolina: A sheriff orders officers to discriminate against Latinos, telling them, “go out there and get me some of those taco eaters,” and blew off the federal government’s order to stop it, calling a Justice Department report “meaningless,” the United States claims in court. http://ow.ly/go9ut
  • Sacramento, California: Police arrested a former officer on suspicion of raping a 76-year-old woman while off duty, the department announced. Sacramento Chief of Police said, in a written statement, that the incident does not reflect the rest of his department. http://ow.ly/go8Dn
  • Update: Moulton, Alabama: A former police officer has been indicted for allegedly beating two 8-year-old girls. The charges are felonies punishable by a minimum one year and maximum 10 years in prison. http://ow.ly/gnTiQ
  • Half Moon Bay, California: An officer who has been accused of stealing $5,700 was sentenced to 90 days in jail for felony embezzlement. http://ow.ly/gnRUq
  • Novato, California: An officer is suspected of stealing, using and distributing narcotics that were meant to be destroyed. His involvement has caused a murder sentencing to come to a standstill. http://ow.ly/gnPLS
  • Update: Miami-Dade, Florida: An officer was sentenced to 15 years in prison followed by 5 years of supervised release for his role in cocaine smuggling. http://ow.ly/gn9YF
  • New York, New York: Two former police officers convicted of official misconduct over their interactions with a drunken woman they had helped get home have started their jail sentences. http://ow.ly/gn9DL

National Police Misconduct NewsFeed Daily Recap 12-27-12 is a post from PoliceMisconduct.net
National Police Misconduct NewsFeed Daily Recap 12-22-12 to 12-26-12
Posted: 27 Dec 2012 11:58 AM PST
Here are the 7 reports of police misconduct racked for Saturday, December 22 to Wednesday, December 26, 2012:
  • Hollywood, Florida: A trooper has filed suit against other officers. She says they accessed her personal information and intimidated her after she pulled over an officer going 100+ mph on the highway. He was fired. http://ow.ly/gmLmn
  • Louisville, Kentucky: An officer is facing a fourth-degree assault charge. He has been accused of repeatedly hitting a man while off-duty. http://ow.ly/gmGrQ
  • Winona, Minnesota: A police officer was charged with two counts of third degree driving while intoxicated. http://ow.ly/gmFfO
  • Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: A judge found an officer guilty on four criminal counts related to inmate abuse. The four counts he faces are simple assault, official oppression, terroristic threats and intimidation of a witness. The intimidation charge is a felony, the others misdemeanors. http://ow.ly/gmovG
  • Dagsboro, Pennsylvania: A man is suing two officers. He says they shocked him with a stun gun because they thought he was somebody else. http://ow.ly/gmmYU
  • Wappinger Falls, New York: An officer has been arrested. He has been accused of conning thousands of dollars from immigrants seeking drivers licenses and immigration assistance. http://ow.ly/gm1ms
  • Columbia, South Carolina: An officer was arrested on a drunken driving charge after he wrecked his patrol car while on-duty. http://ow.ly/gmoXv
National Police Misconduct NewsFeed Daily Recap 12-22-12 to 12-26-12 is a post from PoliceMisconduct.net

August 1 2012

Former police officer arrested for child molestation

Washington Twp. Police Dept. officially confirms Moriarty DUI charge

Waxhaw police officer charged with DWI

Horicon police officer charged with having firearm while intoxicated

Police Officer Charged With Obstructing Justice

Truth or Consequences police officer charged with statutory rape

Matt Barnes’ Agent Says Cop Had Vendetta Against NBA Player


Why police misconduct judgements should be public


Litigator Nicholas Mitchell named Denver's independent police monitor


Auditor slams Oakland police on oversight of technology systems


NYPD’s Occupy Pepper Spraying Sparks More Lawsuits, Calls for Police Oversight

Colwyn council fires police officer


The Magic Kindgom's hometown of Anaheim suffers a deadly wave of police brutality and racial violence


LA Deputy Faces Perjury Charges in Drug Arrest


Attorney claims: Pasadena cop asked for bribes


SLED probing allegation of misconduct by North Charleston police officer


Nine Enfield police officers found guilty of misconduct

Oakland police stung by new criticism


Another North Charleston police officer fired


Kenya Montgomery seeking $40k judgement in Mpls police misconduct suit


Woman claims cop told her to show him how husband choked her, then arrests her for choking an officer


ACLU tries to track license plate readers


Life in the American slaughterhouse: Police violence and Aurora


NYPD officer suspended after kidnapping victim is found in his garage


Ex-Milwaukee cop gets prison for rape


Birmingham police officer indicted for use of excessive force for two 2007 incidents


Ex-Auburn police officer Hutchings gets up to 7 years


Busy week for police misconduct

Cop tells woman to demonstrate how hubby choked her, arrests her for choking an officer

Tempe cop arrested for stealing police property, petty cash

Former cop arrested again

Seattle, federal officials agree on police reforms

Consolidation and law enforcement: Oversight should not be overlooked

Police Brutality and Community Rage in Anaheim - The Real World outside Disneyland

Families protest at Daley Center Plaza against police brutality

Video: Why Is This Woman Acting Like A Protester AND A Cop Sympathizer?

North Chicago pays $40,000 over police dog attack

Anaheim expecting more police-shooting protests this weekend

Bay Area black community to hold two-day convention to set a black agenda

No More!: We Need National Solidarity Against Police Brutality

Former Prince George’s police sergeant sentenced to 3 years, 10 months in prison

Woman slain in suburb; state trooper

Peoria officer suspended for using slur disciplined 10 years ago

Crawford 'surprised' Leominster officer suspended for racial slur

Coral Gables officer relieved of duty after battery arrest

Prov. sergeant suspended with pay Allegations that he fell asleep on a work detail

Manuel Diaz's Fatal Shooting By Police Officer Makes Community Question Law Enforcement's Motives

Anaheim, Home of “Happiest Place on Earth,” is Police Brutality Hot Spot

Santa Maria Police Department audit begins

Office of Independent Review to start interviews

Officials: Police officer mistakenly kills son at Old Forge motel

Man says Huntington police officer shot him

Cops Arrested Teenagers For Jumping Into A Swimming Pool

cop suspected of prescription forgery arrested

Coral Gables Cop Arrested for Simple Battery


Lewiston cop arrested again

Memphis police officer charged with DUI


Former cop charged with wife's murder returned to Ala.


Probe of Sheriff's Office possible, oversight director says

New Orleans Agrees to Let U.S. Monitor Police

Audit: King County Sheriff fails to investigate deputy use of force


Officer Accidentally Shoots Self In Dressing Room

Vincent Calvarese, Sheriff's Deputy, Arrested on Domestic Violence Charges

Group wants to oversee police complaints

Cops face five-year probe

US policing: Institutionalising brutality?

Michigan officer suspended over threatening remarks at 'Dark Knight'

Officer suspended three weeks (with pay) for daughter's shooting

Tempe Police officer charged with burgalry, theft

Snoozing Trenton officer suspended

Police chief fires officer charged in wreck that killed Atlanta woman

police officer indicted on assault charges

 Officer used badge for church, ex-members say

Frankfort Cop Arrested for Battery in Mokena

Bakersfield cop accused of raping burglary victim

Pal. Park cop's firing upheld

A Brooklyn man is poster child for cop thuggery

Portales officer suspended

Stamford drug bust raises police brutality claim

Video raises questions of police brutality

King County Sheriff Solves Nagging Problem of Use-of-Force Complaints: Just Overlook Them

Groups in Rochester march to protest what they consider police brutality


St. Louis police officer accused of assaulting handcuffed man

LAPD officer charged in perjury case was fired, chief says

Report documents misconduct by New York police officers

Whitestown cop found guilty of deception, acquitted of misconduct

Melbourne fires cop accused of consorting with prostitutes

Off-Duty Cop Arrested For Drunk Driving at Last Night's Shooting

Trouble cop arrested again


Former New Britain Police Captain Guilty Of 'Egregious' Misconduct

Philly Police Internal Affairs Official Under Investigation

Hanover officer guilty of misconduct

Man suing NYC police over unlawful arrest

Two RPD cops sued, accused of lying in police arrest report


Firing officer was the right decision