1. Welcome to SportsJournalists.com, a friendly forum for discussing all things sports and journalism.

    Your voice is missing! You will need to register for a free account to get access to the following site features:
    • Reply to discussions and create your own threads.
    • Access to private conversations with other members.
    • Fewer ads.

    We hope to see you as a part of our community soon!

Philly Cops gone wild

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Drip, Jul 20, 2009.

  1. Drip

    Drip Active Member

    Good stuff from Philly.
  2. waterytart

    waterytart Active Member

    The more things change ...
  3. Johnny Dangerously

    Johnny Dangerously Well-Known Member

    An Internal Affairs investigation found no misconduct among officers who spoke with the clerk about the tape.

    All of those assholes, including the IA puppets, should never be allowed to work in law enforcement again. Sadists with a badge.

    Oh, and they should be made to kneel down in public every day for the rest of their lives. Disgraceful the way power is allowed to be abused when it's part of a sacred public trust.
  4. poindexter

    poindexter Well-Known Member

    I am guessing that the good people of Philadelphia are going to be on the hook for about three or four million bucks, while the cop ends up on paid leave for a couple of years due to stress-related causes.
  5. Colton

    Colton Active Member

    Me thinks you've nailed it, Poin...
  6. bigpern23

    bigpern23 Well-Known Member

    Cop should never wear a badge again. Coming in with his gun drawn like that? Nevermind assaulting an unarmed woman from behind, it's a lucky thing that no one was shot that night.

    The way he kept going after her, if any of her friends had lost their cool and gone after him (and frankly, he deserved to get his ass whipped, badge or not), they might well have been shot.

    That's a man who in no way deserves the public trust.
  7. Baron Scicluna

    Baron Scicluna Well-Known Member

    Frankly, the others in the car should start reporting some whiplash pain after the rear-ender and get a few grand out of it from the insurance company.

    What would the defense do? Use the video tape to prove that the others were fine?
  8. Armchair_QB

    Armchair_QB Well-Known Member

    Shouldn't the son be prosecuted for filing a false police report if he lied about the guy carrying a gun?
  9. Smallpotatoes

    Smallpotatoes Well-Known Member

    Well, in the officer's defense, the woman's last name is Lawless...

  10. Drip

    Drip Active Member

    Just when you think Philly cops couldn't sink any lower.
Draft saved Draft deleted

Share This Page