Federal marshals have seized the car, furniture and other belongings of a Palm Beach sheriff’s sergeant who was found liable by a jury for shooting an unarmed man, leaving him paralyzed. The property was seized Saturday at Deputy Adams Lin’s house, according to Barry Golden, a spokesman for the U.S. Marshals Service. Four marshals knocked on Lin’s townhouse door and […]
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Escambia County deputy has been found guilty of sex offenses against a juvenile victim. Jurors unanimously convicted Deputy Walter Michael Thomas, 45, of three felony counts of “unlawful sexual activity with certain minors.” Deputy Walter Thomas, who is a SWAT team member at the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office, faces 45 years in state prison. The case centered around Deputy Thomas, […]
Deputy Chad Tavenner, of the Seminole County Sheriff’s Office, has been fired after a murder-suicide that many believe he could have, and should have, prevented. According to the Seminole County Sheriff’s Office, Deputy Tavenner failed to file reports, find probable cause, and even failed to make arrests in at least two incidents, in which a violent husband was targeting his […]
(Note: This is the same jail where deputies killed Mathew Ajibade after restraining him and tasering him multiple times) Deputy Sgt. Charlesetta Hawkins has been fired after pepper spraying a restrained inmate. The Chatham County Sheriff’s Office (Georgia) said the incident happened on April 18th. In the video, Deputy Hawkins claims that Jonathan Mahone, who is strapped to a restraint chair, spit […]
A Pasco County detention deputy herself was arrested Tuesday, one day after being caught on surveillance video slapping an inmate. The sheriff’s office says Cpl. Leann Hindman, 47, was charged with battery after the incident, which happened Monday. According to the arrest report, Hindman handcuffed an inmate who had thrown water on her, then forced her into a chair. The […]
For the third time in a week, Kern County Deputy Edward Tucker has been arrested. His latest arrest comes after he “escaped” police custody earlier this week after being charged with being possessing guns while under the influence of drugs, and for threatening children with his weapons. Sheriff Donny Youngblood had this to say about Deputy Tucker’s case: People that […]
37-year-old Jacob Ediger, a Deputy with the Larimer County Sheriff’s Office, was arrested for third-degree assault, child abuse, and domestic violence. Deputy Ediger is accused of hitting his wife of 13 years with a door and then knocking her and their 9-month-old baby off a porch. He was formally charged Thursday with misdemeanor counts of third-degree assault causing injury and […]