Judge says outside investigation into Vallejo police badge-bending tradition has ‘no value’


The judge said retired Sonoma County Sheriff Rob Giordano's investigation into Vallejo police's tradition of badge-bending after shooting someone on duty is "not designed to bring some light" into the practice.

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Judge says outside investigation into Vallejo police badge-bending tradition has ‘no value’
Former Sonoma County Sheriff Robert Giordano testifies regarding his investigation of Vallejo police badge bending. Photo: Brian Krans.