Cop Who Called Gascón a 'Media Whore' in SF Weekly Gets Slap on the Wrist

As they say

So it turns out that calling your boss a “media whore” in the San Francisco Police Department  doesn't get you suspended, but it does get you slapped on the wrist.

Sassy.

Sgt. Carl T. — yes, that's his real name — has received notice that he's gotten a disciplinary reprimand for criticizing the department for staging a car thief sting for the reality TV show Bait Car in the January SF Weekly story. Among other things, Carl T. said, “Everyone has their price and everyone can be pimped out — including cops” in reference to the overtime and bait cars the cops received for being on the show. He infamously called former police Chief George Gascón a “media whore.”

As Sgt. Simon Kim of internal affairs told us, the “media whore” bit “didn't go over too well with the command staff.”

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