Updates to our Terms of Use

We are updating our Terms of Use. Please carefully review the updated Terms before proceeding to our website.

Saturday, March 2, 2024 | Back issues
Courthouse News Service Courthouse News Service

Bad Cop, Long Sentence

The Ninth Circuit has upheld the sentence of a former LA police officer convicted of a host of charges related to his helping a private detective collect dirt on a wiretap celebrities, finding a harsher penalty was warranted given the officer’s breach of public trust.

PASADENA, Calif. – The Ninth Circuit has upheld the sentence of a former LA police officer convicted of a host of charges related to his helping a private detective collect dirt on a wiretap celebrities, finding a harsher penalty was warranted given the officer’s breach of public trust.

Categories / Appeals, Criminal

Subscribe to Closing Arguments

Sign up for new weekly newsletter Closing Arguments to get the latest about ongoing trials, major litigation and hot cases and rulings in courthouses around the U.S. and the world.

Loading...