North Port cop under investigation commits suicide

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  • LauriceTatum posted at 4:18 pm on Mon, Mar 24, 2014.

    LauriceTatum Posts: 1

    I’m a former Police Officer and have over 28 year’s Investigative experience. I have a BS MS MPA International Affairs and have also held the title CFE Certified Fraud Examiner.

    This is a sick and disgusting act that should have never happened. I submit for your consideration the following question. What kind of people are law enforcement agencies hiring these days? Better yet what kind of training are recruits receiving? More and more we read and hear in the news of some atrocity committed by a Police Officer, I.E the cannibal Cop of NYC. How and why are people like this being hired? Think about it!

    Until the day taxpayers get feed up with having their pocket books hit with having to pay punitive and compensatory damages for civil rights violations. Which are the results of hiring people unsuitable to hold the position of Police Officer there will continue to be problems? It’s unfortunate that this incident manifested itself in a kidnapping and sexual assault. Acts such as these hurt the representation of all good Officers. There is no excuse for such action, there no excuse for letting people with sociopathic and psychopathic tendencies being hired as a Policeman. The question I have is why were these two Officers even hired to begin with?

    To the people of your state if you would get as fired up about hiring qualified and worthy candidate as well as training, as you do about Obama care then maybe you’ll be better off. When you get tired of paying through the nose, for punitive and compensatory damages then maybe you'll start demanding more from those responsible for hiring and training of Officers.

    I’d like to conclude and leave you with the following thoughts. Isn’t the use of excessive force in the arrest of a female the same mentality of a rapist? Use of force to compel compliance? Second, I ask that you encourage and demand your State Legislature, Counties Commissions; all the hiring authorizes to start using Psychological testing for sociopathic and psychopathic tendencies of current Officers and recruits.

  • NPPD SUCKS posted at 4:57 pm on Sun, Mar 23, 2014.

    NPPD SUCKS Posts: 1

    NPPD is the most corrupt department you will find. They broke down my door and destroyed my house on incorrect intel from Dect. Voight. I called the chief of police multiple times, never got a response of course. I'm not surprised at all that their deputies are raping innocent girls. That's the MO of North Port Police Department. They think they can get away with anything. It's time to get rid of the chief!


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