Sources: DOJ via Wired [PDF], Baltimore Sun, Business Week
quote: allowing civilians to maintain accountability via taping violates officers’ rights to privacy
quote: It's all in the attitude of "everyone guilty of something" when that is far, FAR from the truth. They're all tainted by it. They all become it. It doesn't matter what their intentions were in the beginning. Don't trust any cop. Plain and simple. As far as I'm concerned, they're all guilty.
quote: Oh, the irony:
quote: All police officers are corrupt,
quote: Things like spousal abuse
quote: writing reports to reflect justified use of force when its questionable
quote: Yet, because police officers deal with that small minority so frequently, they begin to think of everyone as being that way.
quote: it's getting harder and harder to determine whether or not a video or photo is even decent evidence.