Thursday, March 30, 2023 | Back issues
Courthouse News Service Courthouse News Service

Way Harsh

RICHMOND, Va. — A former officer claims the Petersburg (Va.) Bureau of Police fired him on a bogus claim of "moral turpitude" because he ate "one piece of abandoned and valueless candy found on the floor" of a house he was searching as part of a criminal prosecution, in Federal Court.

Read the Top 8

Sign up for the Top 8, a roundup of the day's top stories delivered directly to your inbox Monday through Friday.