15 convictions dropped, 7 cops placed on desk duty.
An ex-Chicago police Sgt., Ronald Watts, did prison time for shaking down drug dealers. Now, 15 cases of drug charges have been dropped and his crew of 7 are on desk duty. CPD won’t fire them because they haven’t been convicted of a crime. This makes sense. But will it deter other bad actors from pursuing this path? I’d love to hear informed opinions on the topic. | learn more