National Police Misconduct Newsfeed Daily Recap 01-17-17

Here are the eight reports of police misconduct tracked for Tuesday, January 17, 2017:

  • Concordia Parish, Louisiana: A deputy was charged with battery for a domestic incident involving a stun gun. He resigned after his arrest.
  • Indianapolis, Indiana: An officer was arrested for shoplifting and resisting law enforcement.
  • Montvale, New Jersey: An officer was charged with DWI after being found passed out in his own vomit in his car.
  • Timmonsville, South Carolina: An officer was arrested for domestic violence.
  • Update: Waterloo, Iowa (First reported 08-04-16): An officer was acquitted of assault in an alleged off-duty road rage incident.
  • Update: Edison Township, New Jersey (First reported 11-08-16): Two now-former officers were fined and banned from public employment after each pled guilty to participating in a retaliation scheme against a superior officer.
  • Update: Suffolk County, New York (First reported 10-05-16): An officer who was indicted for a fatal wrong-way crash has been fired.
  • Update: Harris County, Texas (First reported 01-11-17): A now-former deputy who had already been charged for sexually abusing a dog had child pornography possession added to his charges after the search of his home.