Drug users, vagrants stand up for Seattle cop removed from patrol
Originally aired: Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Seattle Police Officer Randy "Joker" Jokela was removed from patrol duties last week amid an investigation into dozens of citations he issued to individuals caught smoking pot in public. Meanwhile, drug users and members of the homeless community downtown are standing up for Officer Jokela, saying he was kind and fair. KIRO Radio's Brandi Kruse reports.