Kevin Hayden – TruthisTreason.net
I wrote this blog entry on my MySpace page in 2009 after I resigned from the police department. I kept it mostly private or “Friends Only.” I figure now would be a good time as any to share it again with my readers here at TruthisTreason. I’ve received several emails recently asking about my police service, especially after being interviewed about police corruption on Adam vs The Man. Furthermore, I was interviewed last year on a joint PBS Frontline, ProPublica, and Times Picayune documentary entitled, “Law & Disorder.”
Friday, January 16, 2009Why I resigned from the Police Dept. Category: Blogging
I know many of you are wondering why I resigned from the New Orleans Police Dept. so abruptly. Some have asked me if I was under criminal investigation, or similar. Some have asked me if I’ve lost my mind; if I was ‘okay’ or needed some help.
The answer is a resounding NO.
I resigned, in part, due to my frustrations with a system built around obvious and inherent problems. I finally said ‘enough is enough’ when I woke up one day and could truly see this department for what it really was and how most police officers turn a blind eye to the injustices occurring at their very own hands. ...Continue ReadingView Comments (8)