Who polices the police who police the police? Apparently the FBI.
David Ovalle and the Herald broke the story of Internal Affairs LT Ralph Mata getting arrested for acting as muscle for a drug gang running drugs and money through Miami and New York and New Jersey Some of the allegations include helping move money through a NY airport and helping to plot the murder of rival drug traffickers.
The Herald article is here.
Whenever we read something like this we always think that beyond the money that the prosecutors will say motivated the officer, there was the thrill of the crime. For a small segment of the population, the thrill of being the bad cop, the excitement of a CIA agent turned double agent and leading a double life is what motivates the person. There's just something wrong with people who do something like this (assuming the feds are correct) and it goes beyond the money.
That's our thought anyway.
Your Miami Heat lost to the Brooklyn Nets last night for the fourth time this year. This loss- at home- was punctuated by LeBaby being rejected as he attempted a game winning dunk with one second left. The Nets swept your Heat for the season while you know who wailed at the refs.
See you in court.
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