Daily Archives: 1, November 12, 2009

“Corruption complaints have piled up against the Pennsylvania State Police in recent years.”

Posted on Thu, Nov. 12, 2009

Cases indicate a rash of bad behavior

Philadelphia Daily News

Corruption complaints have piled up against the Pennsylvania State Police in recent years. Here are nine of the more notable ones:

2009

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* Capt. James Murtin, commander of Troop N in Hazleton, is under investigation for allegedly using a state-police credit card to buy a satellite radio and directing state police mechanics to install and repair it in his police car, a state police supervisor said. Continue reading

Trooper Andrea Young files federal civil-rights lawsuit against the state police

Posted on Thu, Nov. 12, 2009

Pa. female trooper alleges sex bias, and more

By DANA DiFILIPPO
Philadelphia Daily News

difilid@phillynews.com 215-854-5934

PENNSYLVANIA STATE Trooper Andrea Young just wanted a promotion.

So the 13-year veteran – her smarts already proved as a Mensa member – took the Pennsylvania State Police’s promotions exam, scoring sixth out of 2,000 test-takers. Continue reading