National Police Misconduct Newsfeed Daily Recap 5/25/17

Here are the seven reports of police misconduct tracked for Thursday, May 25, 2017:

  • Update: Richmond, Virginia (First reported 11/15/16): A now-former officer was sentenced to three months for voluntary manslaughter for fatally shooting Patterson Brown, 18.
  • Brevard County, Florida: A deputy was charged with domestic violence after an incident with estranged wife.
  • Clearwater, Florida: An officer was fired for excessive force after an investigation into his actions against a 13-year-old caught on video.
  • Palmview, Texas: An officer was charged with assaulting his girlfriend.
  • Sayreville, New Jersey: An officer was arrested for tampering for intentionally obstructing the lens of his dashboard camera.
  • Update: Fresno, California (First reported 3/27/15): The now-former deputy chief was found guilty of heroin and marijuana conspiracy charges. The jury hung on six other drug counts.
  • Update: Hood County, Washington (First reported 9/28/16): A now-former deputy was sentenced to 45 days in jail for luring a female minor and invasion of privacy as part of plea agreement. He was charged for inappropriately touching the girl and photographing or recording sexual images of her. He perpetrated his crimes while he was off duty.