A Tennessee Police Department’s Last Officer Resigns Over Ticket Quotas

 

Never speed at the end of the month.

(From Reason)

In January, FOX 17 released explosive reports that implicated Ridgetop Mayor Tony Reasoner and Vice Mayor McCaw Johnson in a scheme to generate revenue for the city of just over 2,000 by directing the police department as a whole to write a minimum of 210 tickets each month. The officers pushed back and finally took it upon themselves to secretly record Reasoner and Johnson.


Reprinted from: https://www.ac2news.com/2019/11/a-tennessee-police-departments-last-officer-resigns-over-ticket-quotas/

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