Police Ripped Off More Stuff Than Burglars Did Last Year
Civil asset forfeiture is big business for cops

Smith, Phillip
http://www.alternet.org/drugs/police-ripped-more-stuff-burglars-last-year

Publisher:  Alternet
Date Written:  27/11/2015
Year Published:  2015  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX18478

Law enforcement use of asset forfeiture laws to seize property -- often without a criminal conviction or even an arrest -- has gone through the roof in recent years, and now the cops are giving the criminals a run for their money, and winning.

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