Tampa Police Chief Resigns After Flashing Badge During Traffic Stop

Tampa police chief resigns after flashing badge during traffic stop

NBC News published this video item, entitled “Tampa Police Chief Resigns After Flashing Badge During Traffic Stop” – below is their description.

Tampa police Chief Mary O’Connor resigned following an internal affairs investigation into a traffic stop where the former chief flashed her badge. Tampa Mayor Jane Castor said O’Connor’s behavior was “unacceptable” as public officials should not use their positions for special treatment. WFLA’s Jeff Patterson reports.

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