Miami police officer fired after kissing his girlfriend in publicBy Mason White 5:23 AM February 8, 2013
|Miami police officers kissing in public|
By: Eva Fett
(Scroll down for video) A police officer in Miami, Florida, was fired after being caught on video kissing his girlfriend in public, according to police reports in Miami, Florida.
the police officer was fired after being caught on video kissing his girlfriend in a parking lot, instead of responding to emergency calls.
The Miami Police Department has fired Dario Socarras, a sergeant and another officer and suspended without pay three others.
Socarras, along with Sergeant Jennifer Gonzalez and Officer Jose Huerta were fired after an internal police panel reviewed their actions.
The charges include failing to respond to emergency calls, pretending to be on calls and falsifying police documents.
The officers were followed and caught on video surveillance in the Internal Affairs investigation.
Investigators say Gonzalez went shopping at Lowes, Target and Kohl’s, when he should have been at work.
The investigators also said that he spent hours visiting her parents.
Huerta was criticized for not immediately responding to a call where a five-year-old was locked inside a vehicle.
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