National Police Misconduct Newsfeed Daily Recap 6/30/17

Here are the eight reports of police misconduct tracked for Friday, June 30, 2017:

  • Louisville, Kentucky and Indiana State Police: An LMPD officer and ISP trooper were recorded beating a motorist after hectic interstate chase in Indiana.
  • Macon County, Alabama: A deputy was charged with custodial sex abuse of female jail inmates. A jailer was also charged.
  • Pinellas County, Florida: A deputy resigned in lieu of firing after an ethics investigation showed he distributed racist material.
  • Millville, New Jersey: An officer is under investigation for a possible inappropriate use of force during the arrest of a jaywalker that put that man in the hospital.
  • Update: Asbury Park, New Jersey (First reported 6/6/17): A now-former officer was apprehended as a fugitive in North Carolina after he failed to appear for his trial date.
  • Federal Protective Service (DHS, Los Angeles): An officer was indicted for kicking a handcuffed man in the head in Pomona.
  • Maui, Hawaii: A now-former officer pled guilty to tampering in a corruption probe. He drove another officer to allegedly bribe a witness.
  • Clackamas County, Oregon: A now-former detective pled to official misconduct for “abysmal, serious and gross” misconduct over five years. He received one year of probation and was ordered to pay a fine and relinquish his law enforcement certification.