External review frustrated in Troy, NY

This article reports the frustrations of the “Police Objective Review Committee” in Troy, NY. The appointed committee of citizens has been unable to gain access to much of the information it needs due to state laws making police personnel records confidential.


One Response to “External review frustrated in Troy, NY”

  1. Gunther Says:

    I think that certain exceptions should be made at looking at a police officer’s personnel file without his/her written consent such as police misconduct. What about police intelligence files where they can gather information on anyone when there is no legal justification for it?

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