The Clayton County sheriff has hired two of the former Atlanta Police Department officers who were fired in the aftermath and investigations of the botched and unconstitutional Eagle raid, according to a report by WSB TV.
The city had to settle the suit for over $1 million dollars. That’s right those two individuals cost the city $1 million in tax payer funds* and they are now employed some place else to repeat the process.
It is not as if there wasn’t cause to fire them either:
But evidently the County sheriff feels that those are the type of men he wants around his citizens.
State Sponsored Criminal #350: Willie Adams
#351: Cayenne Mayes
Because when you lie and violate the rights of citizens that is perfectly acceptable for you to go work some place else. It’s not like someone who exercises bad judgment should get a job in a different line of work.
*I realize that while tax payers foot the bill, ultimately it’s the insurance company paying out. What the taxpayers will foot is the increased rates because of their actions. In the end that actually has the potential to cost the public more than just the payout.
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.