Looking For the Worst Cases of Cop Abuse You’ve Heard Of

My name is Jeff Sexton, and I’m working on a novel I’m calling Sons of Thunder that in part deals with bad cops. Basically, the all too familiar scenario of a wrong house no-knock raid (ala Kathryn Johnston) opens this story, though in this particular case a man’s wife dies in the inferno created by […]

Drug-Planting Cop Cries At Sentencing, Avoids Jail

The Brooklyn South narcotics detective who was convicted of planting drugs on a woman and her boyfriend was sentenced to five years’ probation and 300 hours of community service. Former cop Jason Arbeeny, a 14-year NYPD veteran, was previously found guilty of eight counts of falsifying records and official misconduct for planting drugs on innocent […]