State board that licenses police officers requests OR Dept. of Justice investigation of Grant County Sheriff.
After receiving what were referred to as public complaints about the way Grant County Sheriff Glenn Palmer appeared to be supporting the Ammon Bundy group that took over the Malheur Wildlife Refuge, the state’s agency that licenses police officers says they see a need for an investigation into Sheriff Palmer’s behavior by the Oregon Department of Justice.
Sheriff Palmer was quoted widely as to his support for the “Bundyville” occupiers in that the federal government, he said, is guilty of regulatory overreach in the way it manages public lands.
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