Search Warrant Scandal Gets Wider

The Oakland Police Department’s investigation into allegations that cops fabricated evidence to get search warrants has broadened. According to the Oakland Tribune, the department has put an additional three officers on administrative leave pending the investigation’s conclusion. Meanwhile, cops are starting to refuse to testify in court, out a fear that they might be asked questions about search warrants.

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