Are you not a member?
Register here
Forgot your password?

NEWS > 20 October 2006

Other related articles:

Estonia: High-Ranking Officials Fired from Tallinn Municipal Police
Deputy director Kalmer Filatov, head of department Margit Teino and police internal investigator Tiina Raja were fired from the Tallinn Municipal Police due to alleged abuse of position.

In their declaration of interests, the officials failed to disclose that they owned shares in the limited liability company Őiguskoda, municipal police spokeperson Monika Lestberg told

Among other services, the company offers preparation of misdemeanor appeals and drafting court complaints, which goes against the code of ethics for officials, Lestberg added.

Police ... Read more

 Article sourced from

KLAS-TV - Las Vegas,NV,USA
20 October 2006
This article appeared in the above title/site.
To view it in its entirity click this link.

Metro Lieutenant Resigns Amid

The Metro lieutenant accused of secretly tape recording a fellow officer has resigned from the department.

The tape involved a discussion about the two men running for Clark County sheriff.

The resignation is just one of two new developments in the fight between Doug Gillespie and Jerry Airola.

Lt. Ron Williams tells the I-Team he no longer wants to be part of an organization whose leadership, in his opinion, doesn't posses ethics or values.

Williams was relieved of duty late last week pending the outcome of a Metro Internal Affairs investigation. He's accused of secretly tape recording a fellow officer.

On tapes released exclusively to the Channel 8 I-Team, Williams and former sheriff's candidate Officer Laurie Bisch can be heard criticizing their bosses at Metro.

The disparaging remarks target a variety of people, including Sheriff Bill Young and Undersheriff Doug Gillespie.

Bisch claims to endorse Gillespie for sheriff.

Williams says he will discuss his resignation and the tape recordings at a news conference Friday.

Meanwhile, sheriff's candidate Jerry Airola has filed a lawsuit against Sheriff Bill Young and the Metro Police Department as well as the Las Vegas Police Protective Association and its president Dave Kallas.

In the complaint, Airola alleges Young and Kallas made false and defamatory statements about him during a news conference earlier this year.

Flanked by career law enforcement officials Young and Kallas accused Airola of trying to buy the sheriff's office. The two challenged Airola's qualifications and his credentials.

In early campaign ads Airola claimed to be a police officer when in fact he was and is not.

The Metro Police Department had no comment about the suit and we're told Sheriff Young is traveling.


EiP Comments:


* We have no wish to infringe the copyright of any newspaper or periodical. If you feel that we have done so then please contact us with the details and we will remove the article. The articles republished on this site are provided for the purposes of research , private study, criticism , review, and the reporting of current events' We have no wish to infringe the copyright of any newspaper , periodical or other works. If you feel that we have done so then please contact us with the details and where necessary we will remove the work concerned.

[about EiP] [membership] [information room] [library] [online shopping]
[EiP services] [contact information]
Policing Research 2010 EthicsinPolicing Limited. All rights reserved International Policing
privacy policy

site designed, maintained & hosted by
The Consultancy
Ethics in Policing, based in the UK, provide information and advice about the following:
Policing Research | Police News articles | Police Corruption | International Policing | Police Web Sites | Police Forum | Policing Ethics | Police Journals | Police Publications