Business owners challenge Altoona, police officials

Apr 4, 2012 Full story: Des Moines Register

An Altoona couple filed a civil lawsuit against the city of Altoona and city officials, including the former chief of police and two members of the Altoona Police Department.

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Since: Apr 12

West Des Moines, IA

#1 Apr 27, 2012
This doesn't surprise me one bit. The Altoona Police Department, as well as the rest of this town's government are as corrupt and as rotten as they come.

Ottumwa, IA

#2 Jul 10, 2012
Full story link didn't work I got no idea what they are challenging

Since: Apr 12

Ankeny, IA

#3 Jul 10, 2012
The story has been basically wiped out from the web. Essentially the cops took the opportunity to harass a couple that's been a political thorn in the side of the city council. The police got a call from a tenant the couple, Heather and Aaron Bucklin, was trying to evict from one of their properties. The police showed up, escalated the situation and made up a bunch of shit to get the Bucklins arrested. The charges were dropped by the county attorney in short order once they figured out what happened. The Bucklins are now suing the city and everyone involved with the harassment, right up to the former police chief and the arresting officers personally, and city officials are howling out in pain.

Since: Apr 12

Ankeny, IA

#4 Jul 15, 2012
Hopefully the Bucklins can sue Altoona into bankruptcy. It's a highly corrupt city, from the City Council, to the police department, all the way down to the city employees.

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