Body Camera Footage Shows Tampa Police Chief Flashing Badge At Traffic Stop



Tampa police Chief Mary O’Connor was placed on administrative leave after flashing her badge during a traffic stop to avoid a ticket. O’Connor was with her husband when an officer said their golf cart did not have a proper license plate. WFLA’s Jeff Patterson reports.

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20 comments

  1. Pigs in the Tampa Bay area are very disgusting. I live in Tampa Bay I know. Screw all concerned in this pig video.

  2. She sounds like a real bright woman.😂

  3. She did not do anything that many, many other cops don’t do for each other everyday. Right or wrong, it happens. No big story here. Unless it was because she was woman and there were male cops, maybe even some women, who resented her position. That happens alot, too. She should have apologized and every one should have moved on.

  4. Are you kidding me, that happens every where every min and a lot worse . Let it go stop judging , go after real criminals. Like our pos president. Start there

  5. I don't think she really did anything wrong. They play for the same team. And he's lying about ethics, why do they give you PBA, and union cards too family members that get stopped

  6. Now you see what really goes on

  7. "Integrity is the foundation of our profession."

  8. It's the chief and a golf cart 😂 let her go no big deal

  9. She should have said hoping you just let them go, But I don't see nothing wrong with the ladie presenting who she is, so what, 🤷 I would of pull out my clown badge and presented myself as Ronald McDonald

  10. They didn't truly do anything wrong stop it.

  11. Florida is like living in a different country the law does whatever they want down there !!

  12. Seriously? You want her to resign for driving a golf cart with no license plate on it? I’ve been pulled over for criminal speeding at 45mph over the limit which is actually putting peoples lives at risk and l never got arrested. She’s not corrupt, seriously people think about what happened.

  13. They want her to resign so they could chose someone they want as chief let’s be real cuz all she did was ask nicely bruh if we were all cops we would do the same to see if he’ll let off with a warning

  14. Ha that lady is dumb
    And now she had to stuffer the consequences.
    Just like every other cop on a power trip. that's why I don't trust people.

  15. I'm a retired NYPD Officer after
    20 years. I was trained by "Old School" cops 👮‍♂️. Unlike you cops today, we honored ALL law enforcement, including EMS, Nurses, parents ( they needed to prove it). We called it "Profesional Courtesy". Again, that was "back in the day". A lot of cops don't extend that courtesy today. To others, you may not like it, but that was the way we honored fellow law enforcers, regardless of where they were from. Stop whining 😒!

  16. The most corrupted police in the world, and thanks to Israel for training during the war of Terror

  17. The law in Florida let's offers have discretions on misdemeanors
    It is an unwritten rule that to identify yourself as a cop to another cop when this happens. All the chief did was ask the other officer a question as to i hope you can let us go. It is up to the other officer to make that judgement. In the cop profession this is a standard practice.