National Police Misconduct Reporting Project

National Police Misconduct NewsFeed Daily Recap 03-12-12

Here are the 10 reports of police misconduct tracked in our National Police Misconduct News Feed for this Monday, March 12, 2012:

  • Chicago IL settles suit for $3.6mil to man who falsely confessed to murder after tortured by cops for 30hrs [0] bit.ly/zTkWfe
  • Louisiana state trooper sentenced to 9yrs in plea deal for possession of child porn [0] bit.ly/zQuduH
  • Mt Sterling OH police chief resigns after dept suspended when he failed to tell officials that cop tasered 9yr-old [0] bit.ly/xfNkAk
  • Pleasantville NY police reports released by court order reveal cop fired at cop who fatally shot Pace Univ student [4] bit.ly/wOZ27W
  • Opelousas LA cop and a Ville Platte LA cop were arrested on charges related to an alleged conspiracy to commit felony theft [1] bit.ly/xz79Tu
  • Orange CT cop gets probation in plea deal after charged with sexual assault for having sex with his bother’s girlfriend while posing as his twin brother. [0] bit.ly/AyNNLq
  • Denver CO cop with a history of excessive force and sexual misconduct was arrested on a domestic violence charge involvong his girlfriend [0] bit.ly/xOCc1q
  • Orange Co FL deputy arrested on domestic violence charges in incident involving wife [0] bit.ly/xEUkRc
  • Rockford IL park dist police officer gets probation for filing false report about how his cruiser was damaged [0] bit.ly/zVJHMy
  • 100 cops in 9 Minnesota law enforcement agencies sued for using police database to look at pics of cute cop [0] http://bit.ly/Awa9Oq

That’s it for today, stay safe out there!

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