from the Seattle Post-Intelligencer newspaper:
Over the past several months, the Seattle P-I has exposed the Sheriff's Office for rewarding rather than punishing cops who get in trouble, failing to investigate possible criminal behavior and suppressing internal whistle-blowing.
Whistleblowers are forced out. Bad cops stay on the job. A P-I investigation found several reasons for officer misconduct and breakdowns in discipline and accountability in the King County Sheriff's Office.
Ever seen a story like this in the whOregonian ?
in the Portland Tribune?
in Willamette Week?
Will any of them have the GUTS to report the TRUTH in the Portland area?
We ALL know the same kinds of things happen here.
Citizen's lives and liberties are at stake.
YOU or I could very well be the NEXT victims of police misconduct.
The stories ARE there. PoPo, Clackamas County Sheriff, Sandy PD...