Police corruption is a form of police misconduct in which law enforcement officers end up breaking their political contract and abuse their power for personal or departmental gain. This type of corruption can involve only one officer, or it can involve a group of officers. Internal police corruption is a challenge to public trust, ...
On March 13, 2015, many news organizations reported that 50 of the 15,000 IP addresses belonging to the NYPD were associated with edits to articles on the English Wikipedia that dated back to 2006. These IP addresses geolocate to NYPD headquarters at 1 Police ...
Feb 12, 2018 ... Two Baltimore plainclothes police detectives were convicted Monday of racketeering, robbery and fraud in a trial involving a wide range of criminal activities by an elite police unit charged with reducing the number of illegal guns on that city's streets. Detectives Daniel Hersl, 48, and Marcus Taylor, 31, were ...
Feb 6, 2018 ... A group of plainclothes officers are accused of rampant misconduct in one of the most startling police corruption scandals in a generation. .... A version of this article appears in print on February 7, 2018, on Page A15 of the New York edition with the headline: Baltimore's Most Brazen Thieves Wore Badges.
Feb 18, 2018 ... The Trump administration acted in bad faith last year when it suggested that cities with corrupt police departments could fix the problem without federal oversight and when it tried to derail a police reform agreement that Baltimore had negotiated with the federal government in the waning days of the Obama ...
Feb 26, 2018 ... The 11 News I-Team explores the deep roots of corruption in Baltimore's police ranks. They date back long before the misdeeds of the Gun Trace Task Force.
Nov 14, 2017 ... Philadelphia police officer Eric Snell has been arrested on federal drug charges and accused of conspiring with a Baltimore detective to sell cocaine and heroin seized from Baltimore's streets.
POLICE CORRUPTION cant enlargement of federal powers and jurisdiction has come through expanded use of a well en- trenched federal statute known as the Hobbs Act. This statute provides in part: (a) Whoever in any way or degree obstructs, delays, or affects commerce or the movement of any article or commodity in ...
Oct 25, 2016 ... Four years ago on a sweltering afternoon, Bakersfield Police Det. Damacio Diaz was sitting in his car alongside informant Guillermo “Memo” Magallanes.