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Menlo police officer involved in collision

Original post made on Jul 30, 2013

A Menlo Park police officer making a U-turn against a red light to respond to an emergency call was involved in a crash with another car on July 18, an incident that sent him to the hospital with minor injuries.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, July 30, 2013, 12:27 PM

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Posted by Peter Carpenter
a resident of Atherton: Lindenwood
on Jul 30, 2013 at 4:23 pm

Peter Carpenter is a registered user.

"Because of laws protecting police officer privacy, if any action is taken, the information is confidential, he said."

It is time for the legislature to dramatically revise the Public Safety Officers Procedural Bill of Rights Act. There is no reason that this kind of information should not be released to the public.


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Posted by anon
a resident of Atherton: West Atherton
on Jul 31, 2013 at 12:49 pm

Cops need to follow the rules they enforce.


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