Chief Moose Book
May 14, 2003 2:40 PM   Subscribe

Chief Moose won't postpone book. Montgomery County Police Chief Charles A. Moose will not delay the release of his book despite concerns of tainting jury pools and the fact that county rules bar disclosure of confidential info and prohibit employees from using the "prestige of office" for private gain. Chief Moose said his book will not disclose information that would hurt the prosecution of Malvo and Muhammad.
posted by Ron (6 comments total)
I don't think this guy knows any information that would have any bearing on the prosecution. He was about the most incompetant police officer I have ever seen. It would have been funny if people didn't keep getting killed. Remember when he said. "You have indicated that you wanted us to do and say certain things. You asked us to say, "We have caught the sniper like a duck in a noose."

That was beyond bizarre, that's one book I won't be reading.
posted by Bonzai at 3:01 PM on May 14, 2003

If I recall, wasn't this the guy who was all up in the media's face about "compromising" the investigation? I'm not apologist for the media, but these people were just trying to "make a buck". Shoe's on the other foot, now.
posted by jpoulos at 3:05 PM on May 14, 2003

He was about the most incompetant police officer I have ever seen.

You're right. The only reason they caught the guys was because the snipers actually called the tipline to give the cops hints.
posted by jpoulos at 3:06 PM on May 14, 2003

Moose added, "and damn, I want that fucking money."
posted by xmutex at 4:14 PM on May 14, 2003

Moose. Hehe. Moose.
posted by ac at 5:26 PM on May 14, 2003

He's a Hero and I want to hear his tale!
posted by pemulis at 5:36 PM on May 14, 2003

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