Moonlighting Cops: Frequently Allowed, Often Lightly Regulated

“What we know from a bunch of studies on the effects of exhaustion and fatigue is that decision-making suffers when officers work more than 10-hour shifts.”

By Matthew RichmondSeptember 10, 2019 9:30 am, , ,

From KERA:

Police officers often work secondary jobs as armed security guards, in their police uniforms. It is a widespread practice that raises many unanswered questions about oversight and the use of public resources for private purposes.

On weekend nights in Cleveland, Ohio’s Tremont neighborhood, questions about oversight come into full view.

Read more.