Article Image
News Link • Law Enforcers or Peace Officers

Police Chief Gets Probation After Sexual Assault Of Female Prisoner and Lying To FBI

• Jonathan Turley

Chief U.S. District Judge Brian Jackson has sentenced former Sorrento Police Chief Earl Theriot Jr. to probation with no jail time after he lied to the FBI about an alleged sexual assault of a woman under arrest. Theriot will have to pay just $2,500....

1 Comments in Response to

Comment by Powell Gammill
Entered on:

Lying to a government agent is THE single leading conviction in federal prison. It is the disorderly conduct, disturbing the peace, charge equivalent of the states. When the authorities can't get you on anything else--meaning you have done nothing wrong but you are still to be got--they charge you with this "crime." You are found guilty because there is no defense against a made up crime that a judge has accepted in his courtroom and a judge sentences you convict you. Typically (actually almost always you spend several years in a cage. $2,500. Nice if you can get it.

Join us on our Social Networks:


Share this page with your friends on your favorite social network: