Nearly 200 Join Lawsuit Claiming LAPD Retaliation Nearly 200 Join Lawsuit Claiming LAPD Retaliation
By CAITLIN LIU, Times Staff Writer
Nearly 200 current and former officers are now plaintiffs in a class-action lawsuit against the Los Angeles Police Department, alleging that they were retaliated against when they tried to report misconduct, an attorney said Thursday.
“Once you become an LAPD pickle, you can never become a cucumber again,” said Bradley Gage, who represents former and current officers suing the department. “All of these officers have been pickled.”