Via Ry comes this try out for the IMPD.
This wasn’t a simple case of weaving and getting pulled over though.
Witnesses say Bertholf went around into the median. They followed him until troopers closed in. Despite the lights and sirens, troopers say Bertholf didn’t stop. When he finally did pull over, the troopers were shocked to learn he was a co-worker.
It gets worse because he an decorated officer specifically for his efforts in stopping drunk driving. I was glad to see this:
If he’s convicted and fired I’ll be more than willing to toss this into the accountabilibuddyable pile. If he escapes firing I wouldn’t be surprised if he pays a call to the IMPD with his impressive service record against drunk driving.
State Sponsored Criminal Honorable Mention: David Bertholf
Because when you’re a cop who enforces drunk driving, you’re obviously special and an exemption to the rule