National Police Misconduct NewsFeed Daily Recap 04-05-11

Here are the 20 reports of police misconduct tracked in our National Police Misconduct News Feed for this Tuesday, April 5, 2011:

  • McKinney TX police sued by student who suffered compound fracture over truancy ticket while leaving school sick [3]
  • West Seneca NY cop sentenced to time served for beating man at bar over crude remark, faces sentencing in other case [0]
  • Lockport IL cop sentenced to 6 years prison in plea deal dropping reckless homicide charges for fatal DUI crash [0]
  • Albany NY police officer suspended w/o pay while subject of investigation into unspecified disciplinary violations [2]
  • Albuquerque NM cop accused of injuring unrestrained but cuffed man in cruiser when she rearended car while texting [0]
  • 2 Naperville IL cops sued alleging they painfully cuffed & groped woman until she let them search home w/o warrant [3]
  • Philadelphia PA cop pleads guilty to helping dealer rob undercover cop posing as drug courier, partner to plead soon [0]
  • Danbury CT motorcycle cop suspended over alleged on duty hit&run crash and blaming damage on other cop [0]
  • New Westminster BC police officer convicted of assaulting newspaper carrier after consuming 20-25 drinks at bar [0]
  • 2 Richmond CA cops under investigation for allegedly hiring teen explorers & arming them for private security jobs [0]
  • Brookline NH police sgt fired for misusing department funds for personal items such as Ugg slippers [0]
  • Rockford WI cop who resigned in Jan faces charges for falsely reporting hit&run accident involving his car last year [0]
  • Buffalo NY police officer resigns after pleading guilty to tax evasion charges involving his used car business [0]
  • Cincinnati OH cop arrested on obstruction & unauth computer use charges in unspecified organized crime unit case [1]
  • Wood County OH deputy under investigation over allegations of inappropriate relationship w/middle school student [1]
  • Seattle WA police settle suit for $32k to public defenders assoc for withholding information about DV cases [4]
  • Rutherford County TN deputy resigns during investigation after admitting to using cocaine [0]
  • Kingsport TN cop suspended after arrested on domestic assault charge for shoving ex-girlfriend by throat [0]
  • Orangeburg Co SC sheriff’s dept subject of state investigation into alleged financial irregularities [2]
  • Altamonte Springs FL police lt suspended 80hrs for demanding discount to haunted house for being a cop while drunk [0]

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