*While this case may not be a recent one, its always interesting to see how police officers get away with crimes that civilians are often put under the jail for committing. Five pounds of marijuana was recovered in the home of a cop in Richmond, California in the early months of 2014, but he was never charged for the crime.
They say he didn’t do anything wrong.
Reports say 17-year veteran K-9 police officer, Joe Avila has been investigated by the Richmond Police Force (RPF) since January and has been on administrative leave since September 2014, since his case has been put on hold.
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