Updates to our Terms of Use

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

Monday, February 26, 2024 | Back issues
Courthouse News Service Courthouse News Service

Feds Will ‘Assess’|San Diego Police

SAN DIEGO (CN) - The Department of Justice will investigate the San Diego Police Department for reports that its officers have committed crimes ranging from drunk driving to rape.

Department of Justice Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) announced the "six month assessment" in a statement Monday.

"The primary focus will be on police misconduct - both on duty and off duty - and include a review of operational areas such as recruitment and hiring, training, supervision, internal investigations, and the general policies and procedures of the Department," COPS Director Ron Davis said in the statement.

Categories / Uncategorized

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.