'Florida's Worst Cop' Finally Convicted of Something, May Be Headed to Jail

surprise, mug shot not readily availableFacebookYou couldn't make up a story, or a name, like German Bosque's, a Florida cop who was proud to have had his credentials threatened by disciplinary action more times than any other cop in the state. Via the Miami New Times:

Let us quickly recount the glorious career of German Bosque, Florida's worst cop. He was arrested three times and fired five times. He was probed more than 40 times by internal affairs, including 16 cases involving serious battery and excessive force. He tried to board an airplane with a loaded gun, got caught with coke and counterfeit cash in his police car, was charged with domestic violence, lied to his bosses, and made up police reports.

And through it all, he kept his job and avoided serious trouble. Until now! The Opa-locka sergeant was convicted last night of felony false imprisonment and witness tampering for assaulting a local youth counselor.

Bosque could receive up to 10 years in prison on the conviction, although the sentence, up to a judge, could be as low as probation—the judge didn't send Bosque to jail after his conviction yesterday, opting for house arrest instead. The prosecutor, too, called the conviction "bittersweet," telling the Miami Herald that "it's never a good thing when you have to take down a police officer."

Given Bosque's history, in this case it absolutely is. The Miami New Times recaps:

The greatest hits of his career read like a Training Day sequel treatment. He split open one handcuffed man's face with a vicious headbutt and spit in another one's face. He improperly chased a suspect until he crashed into a tree and then covered up his role in the wreck by doctoring police reports. He punched a teen suspect in the face three times and seriously hurt him.

But Bosque couldn't beat the latest case against him. In August 2011, he responded to a domestic dispute involving a city youth counselor named Korey Davis, who was sitting in his car with a baby on his lap after arguing with the child's mother.

Bosque may be one of the worst cops Florida law enforcement can offer, but he's not unique. He has not yet been officially fired after his conviction. Through the case, he insisted he would be acquitted, calling himself a "good cop."

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  • JW||

    He was probed more than 40 times by internal affairs

    Mmmmmmmmmm....sexy.

  • Raston Bot||

    after googling, he has a history of tragic facial hair decisions. tip: the landing strip is for women only. WOMEN ONLY!

  • PD Scott||

    Ahem, worst cop *that we know of*.

  • ||

    Exactly. He's just bad at being a bad cop. I shudder to think of the ones that are good at being a bad cop.

  • Logical 1||

    "He was probed more than 40 times by internal affairs"

    He keeps coming back for more! He should enjoy his jailtime.

  • croaker||

    It is my hope that he drops the soap in the gang shower, gets AIDS, and dies.

  • sarcasmic||

    And after he serves his probation he'll be reinstated with back pay.

  • gimmeasammich||

    Huh. I guess *that's* what it takes to send a cop to jail.

  • Andrew S.||

    He hasn't gone to jail yet. Looks questionable that he will, given the attitudes of the judge and the prosecutor.

  • croaker||

    They're just waiting for his mouthpiece to play the "cops get beaten up in jail" card.

    Fucktard should have thought of that before he went off the reservation. Send him to prison, put him in genpop, have the guards take video of his first prison bitch rape and post it to youtube.

  • Fist of Etiquette||

    ...it's never a good thing when you have to take down a police officer.

    It means his acts were so many and so egregious that we just couldn't cover it up.

  • Hugh Akston||

    "it's never a good thing when you have to take down a police officer."

    I'm sure he feels the same way about taking down anybody. Because it's not like cops are better than other people or anything, right?

  • Plàya Manhattan.||

    I wonder how they would ever get that idea.

    (photo of Opa Locka city hall)

  • Brandon||

    WTF? Did they let the Mayor's 5-year-old design that?

  • Drake||

    I bet he gets a TV series as a rouge cop who got things done.

  • ||

    They already made The Shield.

  • Robert||

    Tbey had a cop on The Shield who used rouge?

  • Dweebston||

    He was probed more than 40 times by internal affairs

    NTTAWWT

  • All-Seeing Monocle||

    ..it's never a good thing when you have to take down a police officer.

    The police, the prosecutor, the judge... we're all supposed to be on the same team, man. Us against Them.

  • Robert||

    But Bosque couldn't beat the latest case against him. In August 2011, he responded to a domestic dispute involving a city youth counselor named Korey Davis, who was sitting in his car with a baby on his lap after arguing with the child's mother.


    And then squirrels ate the punch line.

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