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Monterey County Town Not Surprised About Arrests Of Police Officers

A California farming town was grappling Wednesday with a profound violation of trust after learning the acting police chief and a handful of officers were charged with selling or giving away the impounded cars of poor Hispanic residents and other crimes.

02/26/2014

King City police cruiser. (CBS)

6 Monterey County Police Officers Arrested In Car Impound Scheme

Six King City police officers and a civilian were arrested Tuesday after an investigation into the distribution of hundreds of impounded cars and other criminal acts within the Police Department, a prosecutor said.

02/25/2014

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Bill Would End Car Impounds For Unlicensed California Drivers

Illegal immigrants will no longer have to fear losing their vehicles during routine traffic stops if a bill passed by the Assembly becomes law.

05/31/2012

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Police Clarify San Jose’s New Vehicle Impound Policy

San Jose Police Monday sought to clarify proposed changes to the policy on impounding vehicles, with the message being: unlicensed drivers aren’t off the hook.

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