Johnny Gerald Poland, 45, a former South Lake Tahoe police officer, was sentenced Wednesday to 18 months in prison for one count of obstruction of an official proceeding, according to a U.S. Department of Justice news release.
Poland pleaded guilty in May to the one federal obstruction charge.
A federal complaint was issued Jan. 22 by Christopher Campion, a special agent of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, citing Poland with five federal obstruction charges.
Within Campion’s complaint, the agent stated law enforcement received “uncorroborated information” that Poland, as a South Tahoe High School resource officer from 20-06, “made sexual advancements on minor students, failed to arrest high school students for illicit drug possession, had a sexual relationship with C1 (a minor at the time whose name was withheld from documents and alleged methamphetamine addict), disclosed law enforcement identities, and identified law enforcement (SLTPD) residence locations.” Continue reading
Stateline South Lake Tahoe Feb 1977
This is 8mm silent movie footage taken in the either in 1960 or 1961 (I think Harrah’s opened around 1960) driving east on South Lake Tahoe Boulevard from South Lake Tahoe to Stateline, Nevada.