Friday, September 18, 2009

What a clusterfark!

This is not good.

2,300 police reports missing
By Brian Chasnoff - Express-News

The San Antonio Police Department has misplaced more than 2,000 police reports ranging from thefts and car wrecks to more serious offenses of rapes and assaults, according to internal police documents obtained by the San Antonio Express-News.

Now, the Police Department is scrambling to “recover and correct the open cases so all reports are properly received, entered and accounted for,” according to an internal memo that a deputy chief sent last week to Police Chief William McManus.

“We’ve got to get our hands on a piece of paper. That’s what it boils down to,” Assistant Chief Geraldine Garcia acknowledged Thursday. “Our problem now is finding that report.”

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