Riviera Cop Michael Dodson Pleads Guilty to Firing a Gun While Drunk, Gets Probation
Of the three Riviera Beach police officers charged in a corruption scandal two years ago, Sgt. Michael Dodson's case was the most bizarre.
More than 100 tiny cuts criss-cossed his entire body -- calves, chest, arms, head. The sergeant's Glock lay near him on the floor, along with a trail of blood, a box cutter, an Xacto razor blade, and a hammer.
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