Nearly $150,000 Missing From Police Safe Shows Why Civil Forfeiture Is Fundamentally Flawed

Who took $150,000 in cash out of a Lancaster County Drug Task Force safe? That is a question that the Attorney General of Pennsylvania will now consider after Lancaster County District Attorney Heather Adams recently revealed that the money was missing. At a press conference this week Adams stated, “This appears in every aspect to be an internal theft.” To avoid any conflict of interest, Adams asked the commonwealth AG to lead the investigation and possible prosecution…