Stories tagged: misconduct
Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 12:23 p.m.
Investigator alleges misconduct in armed Nevada standoff
PORTLAND – A lead investigator with the U.S. Bureau of Land Management who looked into how his agency handled an armed standoff with ranchers in Nevada is alleging misconduct in …
Sat., Nov. 11, 2017
Tricia Bishop: Men, why is this so difficult?
You know what’s not filled with sexual harassers? My gender.
Mon., Feb. 27, 2017, 8:11 a.m.
Orlando fingerprint examiner suspended, 2,600 cases possibly affected in latest police lab scandal
Add Orlando to the list of jurisdictions plagued by potential misdeeds in the crime lab. A fingerprint examiner for the Orange County, Florida, Sheriff’s Office, who worked more than 2,600 …
Wed., Jan. 11, 2017, 12:58 p.m.
Christie attorney argues to have misconduct case thrown out
An attorney for Republican Gov. Chris Christie has told a judge that a criminal misconduct complaint against the governor over the George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal should be tossed for …
Tue., Dec. 13, 2016, 8:17 a.m.
Court finds ‘outrageous’ conduct by police in sex sting, dismisses case
Criminal charges against an Anacortes man were dismissed by a judge Dec. 1 because of outrageous government conduct, marking only the second time in state history that charges have been …
Thu., April 28, 2016, 11:03 a.m.
Priceline CEO resigns after inquiry into employee relationship
Online travel booking company Priceline said Thursday that its CEO resigned after he had a personal relationship with an employee.
Wed., Feb. 23, 2011
Complaints against police rose in 2010
More citizens alleged misconduct by Spokane Police Department employees last year than the previous four years, but the number of complaints that resulted in discipline decreased. Police leaders attribute the …
Mon., April 6, 2009, 7:23 p.m.
Jail employees disciplined after investigation
Stolen inmate medications led to the firing of three employees at the Kootenai County Jail in an investigation that began more than a year ago, authorities said. Eight other employees …