Asbury Park ‘Dancing Cop’ Now Suing Police Dept., Alleging Racism

ASBURY PARK, NJ — The Asbury Park police officer who gained nationwide fame for dancing with children and community members at a block party in 2016 is now suing the police department. Police officer Craig Breiner alleges he was passed over for a promotion and that his superior directed racist remarks his way after he […]

Jury Finds That Oakland Officials Wrongfully Terminated Police Chief Anne Kirkpatrick

A federal jury on Thursday found that former Oakland Police Chief AnneKirkpatrick was wrongfully terminated after blowing the whistle on what shealleged was corruption within the police’s civilian oversight commission, arepresentative for Kirkpatrick told The Chronicle.Sam Singer, a spokesperson for Kirkpatrick, said the jury awarded the formerdepartment head over $337,000 in a verdict that comes […]