National Police Misconduct Newsfeed Daily Recap 6/19/17

Here are the seven reports of police misconduct tracked for Monday, June 19, 2017:

  • Update: St. Anthony, Minnesota: The officer who was acquitted of manslaughter for the fatal shooting of Philando Castile has been fired.
  • San Antonio, Texas: An officer was arrested for drunk driving after crashing into Kirby, Texas officer’s patrol car.
  • Troy, New York: The entire gun and drug unit is under investigation for allegedly covering up a warrantless search. All officers in the unit have been placed on leave.
  • Update: Joliet, Illinois (First reported 6/27/13): A now-former officer was acquitted of federal civil rights violations for actions during a 2012 arrest. He was previously acquitted on state charges.
  • Franklin County, North Carolina: A deputy was charged with felonious assault, property damage, and criminal threatening.
  • Mount Vernon, New York: Six detectives and the department are being sued for wrongful arrest by a man who was recently acquitted of murder.
  • Broward County, Florida: A deputy is under psychiatric evaluation after a domestic call to his house led to flight and an eventual standoff at a country club.