Los Angeles police officers tampered with voice recording equipment in dozens of patrol cars in an effort to avoid being monitored while on duty, according to records and interviews.
An inspection by Los Angeles Police Department investigators found about half of the estimated 80 cars in one South L.A. patrol division were missing antennas, which help capture what officers say in the field. The antennas in at least 10 more cars in nearby divisions had also been removed.
Any cop caught doing this should be summarily fired, lose their pension, and be prosecuted. Obviously they’re not only behaving illegally, they know they’re behaving illegally, and they want to keep right on behaving illegally with no interference.
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