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New York DA charged with official misconduct and perjury for withholding evidence from a grand jury he surreptitiously convened to clear a police officer of a killing

The charges stem from Abelove’s handling of the April 2016 death of Edson Thevenin, a civilian who was shot and killed during an encounter with Troy police. However, as the Attorney General’s office has alleged, instead of providing that information, Abelove quickly and surreptitiously presented the case to a

A federal grand jury indicted a Baltimore police sergeant on Thursday in a case where prosecutors said he planted drugs on a suspect, and used then- (murdered) Officer Sean Suiter to unwittingly recover them

Baltimore Police Commissioner Kevin Davis held a press conference and said “what this indictment outlines in great detail is the fact that Sean Suiter wasn’t involved in any way, shape, or form, in any criminal misconduct whatsoever.” “I know that there has been a lot of speculation and I

New York Prosecutors Gave Themselves $3.2 Million in Bonuses With Asset Forfeiture Funds

Thomas Spota // John Roca/Polaris/NewscomThe Suffolk County District Attorney's Office in New York doled out $3.25 million in bonuses to prosecutors from its asset forfeiture fund since 2012, according to records obtained by Newsday through a Freedom of Information request. However, civil liberties advocates argue that lax reporting requirements,