NYPD: Drunk Cop Plowed Through Police Stop

Fellow officers had to jump out of the way
By Rob Quinn,  Newser Staff
Posted Apr 9, 2014 12:03 AM CDT

(Newser) – An off-duty NYPD officer was charged with multiple offenses including drunk driving after nearly mowing down a bunch of on-duty officers at a traffic stop. Police say Shieed Haniff hit two cars, causing minor injuries for occupants in both vehicles, then sped through a police stop as officers jumped out of the way, reports the New York Daily News.

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After he finally came to a stop, he was charged with leaving the scene of an accident, DWI, reckless driving, and refusing to take a breath test. He was released without bail after his driver's license was revoked. Haniff, 30, is a seven-year veteran of the force and police say these are his first offenses, CBS reports. (Read more New York City stories.)

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