From the Cato institue

Nine reports from the CATO institute police misconduct site

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Here are the nine reports of police misconduct tracked for Monday, July 11, 2016:

  • New York, New York: The City paid a man $75,000 for an unlawful arrest during which an officer allegedly used a racial slur.
  • Broward County, Florida: A deputy was arrested on multiple drug charges and for leaving the scene of an accident.
  • Cass County, North Dakota: A deputy was arrested for DUI in Barnes County.
  • Alpharetta, Georgia: An officer was arrested for BWI after a boating accident that resulted in serious injury on Lake Lanier.
  • Fargo, North Dakota: An officer was arrested for DUI.
  • Westminster, South Carolina: An officer was arrested for second-degree domestic violence.
  • San Diego, California: An officer was arrested for domestic violence against his girlfriend while they were in a bar district.
  • Columbus, Mississippi: An officer was suspended for four months for attacking a woman for personal reasons while on duty.
  • Jackson, Tennessee: An officer was arrested for assaulting his girlfriend and holding her against her will. According to the report, the officer has a lengthy disciplinary record.

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