© 2021 KALW
KALW Public Media / 91.7 FM Bay Area
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
KALW_CC_2021_art.png
Crosscurrents

Police unions fight to keep misconduct records sealed

police_secrecy.jpg
Steve Baker
/
Used under CC BY-ND 2.0 / cropped
Police car lights

A new law went into effect this year, requiring police to release certain disciplinary records. But some police unions are fighting to keep records hidden.

"This is just the beginning of the public getting access to this secret world of police misconduct records."

Listen to the audio above to hear from KALW Justice Reporter Holly J. McDede for the full story on this brewing legal battle.

Tags

CrosscurrentsunionsPolicing