At least in this case they’re going after the officer with one minor exception.
You or I lie to a judge and our ass is in jail for perjury and I know the judge wouldn’t hesitate on the maximum punishment. However a cop lying is considerably worse in the fact they are doing it specifically to infringe on the rights of a law abiding citizen.
State Sponsored Criminal Count 259: Emmanuel Olivo
Because when trying to get a warrant, just make something up. It’s faster and easier.