Friday, June 17, 2005

Cop Watch

  • New York, New York - Two uniformed narcotics detectives assigned to the parade duty have been suspended without pay after getting drunk and groping women during the Puerto Rican Day parade. Edmond Olivacce, 37 and Bernard Dixon, 36 who were caught on video tape may face criminal charges.
  • Florence, South Carolina - Prosecutor Jay Hodge has asked state agents to charge former police officer Donnie ''Bubba'' Grimsley with assault and battery of a high and aggravated nature and misconduct in office. Grimsley was fired along with Darren Miles after they were caught on video severely beating an unarmed motorist during a traffic stop earlier this month.
  • Holly Hill, South Carolina - Former police officer, Mark Wright, has been arrested and charged with four counts of misconduct in office for demanding sexual favors from women in exchange for not writing them tickets between 1998 and 2004.