Mayor Rogero, Chief Thomas address vulgar video, KPD internal investigation

The Knoxville Police Department’s Internal Affairs Unit is investigating allegations of misconduct by a small number of officers, including a formal complaint that a sergeant made inappropriate comments and that his actions were not properly addressed by his superiors. Mayor Rogero and Chief Thomas, while unable to comment on the specific allegations pending the completion of the IAU review, said immediate steps being taken.
Published: 3:31 PM EDT July 18, 2019
Updated: 3:24 PM EDT July 18, 2019