Civillian volunteers abuse police cars they are allowed to use
Saturday night, residents reported teenagers drag-racing and speeding up and down the city's main street. The icing on the cake for them was finding out an auxiliary police officer and councilman, Todd Harrington, was part of it
Valley Falls Outraged Over Reported Auxiliary Police Misconduct
Another auxiliary member, Doug Wildeman was reported to have been driving around town with a young girl in his lap."He was turning the siren on and off, the headlights on an off, the flashers on and off, hit the airhorn a couple times," said witness Lee Kahn of Valley Falls. "He floored it and he gunned it at maximum speed. I assumed it was a police officer so I came in to City Hall to file a written complaint, only to find out it wasn't even a police officer driving the car, that it was a civilian."