Police & Fire

ACLU-NH, news outlets argue for unredacted list of dishonest police

Monday, February 25, 2019 Nancy West 0
To make the list, an officer must have a sustained finding of misconduct for dishonesty, excessive force or mental illness in his or her personnel file that could be deemed exculpatory evidence – that is evidence that is favorable to the defendant. Prosecutors are constitutionally required to turn that information over to the defense when it involves an officer who may testify against the defendant. READ MORE