Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez and former Police Director James Loftus respond to video showing police officers ignoring emergency calls:
"What's troubling is that really, basically, they're taking advantage of their own officers. Not only are they not providing services to the residents that our residents deserve, but also they're making other officers do their work for them, so that's really a kind of despicable action," said Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez.
"The idea of not going to a call honestly just never crosses your mind. That's the basics of what we do -- you go, you get there, you try to make it better at a minimum -- but not to go and not to go when a child is endangered, that's not so much about being a bad cop, that's about being a bad human being," said former Miami-Dade County Police Director James Loftus.
Before retiring, Loftus fired a sergeant, two officers and suspended three other officers who were under investigation...
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