Scott R. Womack, 37, admitted in U.S. District Court last week to two misdemeanor counts of deprivation of rights under color of law. In exchange for his plea, prosecutors agreed to drop six other counts.
I’d be interested to know what the sentencing guidelines are for this. But I can tell you even at the maximum sentence it is merely a slap on the wrist relative to what he’s done.
Why does he make the full count though beyond the lenient sentence? Well his department covered for him.
According to one suit, several women complained to the Box Elder County Sheriff’s Office with similar stories about Womack. One woman says she called the office about the incident and was told: "I don’t think officer Womack is that type of person."
State Sponsored Criminal: Scott R. Womack
Because when you’re a cop, they can’t say no to what you tell them to do on the side of the road. Their only option is to pray they get caught, even then they’ll only slap my wrist.
Barron is the owner, editor, and principal author at The Minuteman, a competitive shooter, and staff member for Boomershoot. Even in his free time he’s merging his love and knowledge of computers and technology with his love of firearms.
He has a BS in electrical engineering from Washington State University. Immediately after college he went into work on embedded software and hardware for use in critical infrastructure. This included cryptographic communications equipment as well as command and control devices that were using that communications equipment. Since then he’s worked on just about everything ranging from toys, phones, other critical infrastructure, and even desktop applications. Doing everything from hardware system design, to software architecture, to actually writing software that makes your athletic band do its thing.