“A Florida police officer has been arrested on suspicion of 52 counts of planting meth and other street drugs on motorists, and is facing a huge raft of both felony and misdemeanour charges.
The Internal Affairs division of the Florida Department of Law Enforcement had been investigating Deputy Zach Wester for over nine months before his arrest. He’s being held without bail at the Wakulla County Jail and is expected to appear in court on Thursday on suspicion of numerous felonies including false imprisonment, fabricating evidence, and possession of a controlled substance. “
“Florida Sheriff Deputy Arrested After Planting Drugs on Innocent People”
“A former Florida sheriff’s deputy was arrested Wednesday for planting drugs and falsely arresting at least 10 people, including one case where Reason obtained body camera footage showing him lying about the results of roadside field test…”