Bad cops, bad cops what you gonna do? (24 tv items)
Some police officers are merely incompetent; others, like Baltimore’s Stan Valchek, are downright shady. He’s constantly playing politics, jockeying for position in the city police department’s complex power structure, and letting personal vendettas dictate how he does his job. And he’s kind of racist, too.
Yet, despite all this — and the fact that he’s never been particularly popular — Valchek ends the series as Police Commissioner.
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