Monday February 4th, 2013
DEA agent files civil rights lawsuit against Hollywood over traffic cone incident gone wild (Sun Sentinel)
A standoff between a federal agent and a Hollywood police officer has spawned a civil rights lawsuit against the city, alleging that officers arrested the agent to cover up their own misconduct. The lawsuit lists a litany of allegations against the city including negligence, false imprisonment, abuse of power and failing to protect citizens from rogue officers.