Tom Brown’s Body, Chapter 8: The Remains

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Downtown Canadian.Subscribe Apple Podcasts — Google Podcasts — Spotify — Stitcher In August 2019, Hemphill County Sheriff Nathan Lewis received a visit from a couple of officers from the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement, the regulatory agency for all peace officers in the state. The TCOLE is responsible for verifying that officers fulfill their continuing education requirements, and the officers informed Lewis that the agency would be investigating allegations that he had committed “document fabrication” by submitting reports that falsely detailed training hours completed by three deputies and himself. Lewis told me he later met with Hemphill County officials, who asked for his resignation. “The county attorney said, ‘Hey, Nathan, we have way too much heat on us [over the Tom Brown case],’?” Lewis recalled. “?‘The…View Original Post

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