Killer Criminal Cop in Oakland Invokes “Nuremberg Defense” * Gets Reinstated

After Iraq War veteran Scott Olsen was struck in the head by a lead-lined beanbag round during an October 25 protest in Oakland, Officer Robert Roche fired a CS tear-gas canister into a crowd of people who had gathered to help him. This act of self-i…

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Roche Reinstatement: Oakland Police Impunity Continues
Roche Reinstatement: Oakland Police Impunity Continues Roche Reinstatement: Oakland Police Impunity Continues

Roche Reinstatement: OPD Impunity Continues Seconds after an Oakland Police Officer shattered Scott Olsen’s skull with a lead-filled munition, Officer Robert Roche threw an explosive teargas grenade at persons who were attempting to come to Olsen’s aid as he lay critically injured on the ground in clear view of the police. Roche was fired, but on July 30, an arbitrator overturned the termination and reinstated him with full back pay.

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Oakland Cop Who Fired Tear Gas Canister At Occupy Protesters Will Return To … – CBS Local

OAKLAND (KCBS) — The Oakland police officer who was fired three years ago for firing a tear gas canister into a crowd at an Occupy Oakland protest will return to work. Arbitrator David Stiteler overturned the police department’s termination of Officer Robert Roche on Wednesday and ordered him reinstated with back pay.

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