At the time, the year-old had been on the force for three years. Buffington was suspended for 37 days without pay for conduct unbecoming a police officer stemming from the Playboy layout, according to press clippings. She later appeared on The Today Show to talk about her suspension.
Officer Sean Harrington was arrested last week after it was alleged he had gone through the phone of a drink-driving suspect while she was in custody. The San Gabriel Valley Tribune has published what it says are excerpts of text messages sent between the officers. Harrington: When we get back to the office.
A California highway patrol officer has been charged with two felonies, following allegations he stole explicit photos from the iPhones of women he was arresting. Officer Sean Harrington, who has since resigned, referred to his actions as an ongoing "game" between members of the police department, the San Jose Mercury News reports. See also: Cops can make you unlock your smartphone with fingerprint, says judge.
A former police officer who threatened to send nude photos of his former girlfriend to their colleagues on the police force has been sentenced to 30 days in jail. News outlets report that year-old James Krey was sentenced Wednesday. He was convicted last month of one count of extortion. Authorities say Krey threatened to release the photos and a sex video in March unless his ex-girlfriend resigned from her position with the Davie Police Department.
What should you do? This question gained relevance last month after Dublin California Highway Patrol Officer Sean Harrington was caught stealing and sharing explicit cellphone photos of female suspects, charges he subsequently confessed to. Carrying small computers with immense amounts of personal data in your pocket can leave a person open not only to predators, but sometimes to cops, experts say.
CBS 58 -- A man is in custody after investigators say a police officer caught him touching himself inappropriately at a West Allis park. West Allis Police say just before p. July 2, a fully uniformed officer went into the men's room at the pavilion near the baseball diamonds at McCarty Park.
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California Highway Patrol officers are into the whole stealing nude photos thing, too. It's OK, though, because Sean Harrington, 35, swears that everybody does it. He said this was a game between him and two other CHP officers, and there were apparently "leering texts" between the men in reference to this activity, one Harrington engaged in at least six times. Several of the owners of these phones were DUI suspects.
A former Sydney police officer is facing up to a year in jail after he took intimate images from an arrested woman's phone and sent them to fellow officers on Facebook. Police officer Steven Albee is facing jail time for sending a woman's nude photos to other police. Credit: James Alcock.
A former Sydney police officer faces possible jail time after he accessed intimate photos on the phone of a woman he had arrested and shared them with police colleagues on social media. Albee was a constable working in western Sydney when he arrested the woman during a traffic stop in for refusing a roadside drug test, according to a police statement of facts. Albee uploaded two of the photos to a Facebook chat group he belonged to with four police colleagues, telling them they depicted the woman and came from her phone.