Police Take Credit For Fighting Fictional Crime

Imagine how you would feel if you got a phone call from your spouse or friend telling you to quickly turn on the local news station. You click on your remote and punch in the channel only to see your own face filling the screen. You are one of the city’s “most wanted” persons. You are a violent criminal. Everyone in your neighborhood is instructed to keep alert and report any sightings of you. It could happen. On February 14, 2012 the Oakland Police Department released a statement (PDF Read more […]