FBI Finds Florida Police Officers Were Also KKK Klansmen

One officer was fired, the other resigned after an FBI investigation uncovered their ties to the Klu Klux Klan.
1:53 | 07/21/14

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With three former officers here in true when -- linked to the kkk the chief tells us. He is working to make sure that no officer ever disgrace is this department again. NF BI investigation uncovered these career cops were also local Klansmen. I am very upset is despicable. Bruin parks police chief said he was blind sided by the report brought to him last week. His right hand man deputy chief David -- and officer George -- -- are no longer on the force. Forced David tearful resignation Friday and Honeywell was fired chief Terry -- six agreed to an interview today but declined to appear on camera. These are sworn officers they raise their hand to take an old. -- and I personally take you know very personally. The Ku Klux Klan allegations surfaced when the FBI came across each officer's name. In a wide sweeping international investigation. Confidential sources -- -- the men to the northern and southern nights of the kkk chapter. There is. Two more sources. And that gives. Including one in Bushnell that she says his officers denied any involvement and there's no photographic evidence. Like there was in 2009 with another former Franklin park officer. In effect -- the department is planning to implement more stringent psychological checks to ensure future officers will uphold the post they'll take. The state attorney's office is now examining the fifty open criminal case is dead both cops investigated. They're working to make sure they were conducted within the letter of the law. Reporting in -- -- park on -- -- -- -- channel nine Eyewitness News.

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