From Talk Left comes
Two Queens Officers accused of deliberately arresting four innocent men
Oakland wants to fire officers who lied to obtained warrants
Both cases were related to drugs. One wonders, was this gung-ho cops twisting the law for another bust or something more convoluted and sinister? Just asking.
I reviewed LAPD officer Will Beall’s novel L.A. Rex last February which, while maybe deliberately over the top (and a great read), certainly drew on the real life Rampart story for the plot.