A Philadelphia police officer pleaded guilty Thursday to selling drugs with corrupt members of a Baltimore police task force in what is considered to be one the worst U.S. police corruption scandals in recent decades, the Associated Press reported.
The trial of former police officers Daniel Hersl and Marcus Taylor wound down on Wednesday, as prosecutors made their closing arguments detailing the egregious crimes of the recently disbanded Gun Trace Task Force, the Associated Press reports.
The trial began yesterday of the two inmates, five guards, and kitchen worker accused of running a years-long criminal enterprise from within Baltimore City Detention Center.
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