Pineville police officer arrested on Thursday for abuse of office

Source: KALB
Source: KALB(KALB)
Published: Nov. 30, 2017 at 1:22 PM CST
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The Louisiana State Police have arrested a Pineville Police Officer.

Terry Bradshaw, 36, of Deville, was taken into custody after the Pineville Police Department received complaints about alleged criminal activity. PPD asked State Police to investigate the accusations.

Through the course of the investigation, a Rapides Parish Grand Jury indicted Bradshaw with abuse of office. He was arrested on Thursday.

State Police told us this is an active investigation and they will release more details at a later date.

Bradshaw has been with PPD since 2015. He is currently on leave until the investigation is over.

PPD released this statement about the arrest:

“The Pineville Police Department is steadfast in their commitment to provide our citizens and community with professional police service. One of the Department’s founding principles is integrity and we take accusations of alleged criminal activity by our officers seriously.

Although we are disappointed in the allegations and arrest of this particular officer, we want to assure our citizens, the Pineville Police Department and its dedicated officers will continue to provide the best protection and service possible; continuing to meet and exceed the expectations of our community.”