Maurice Clemons

Law & Justice
1:12 pm
Tue September 14, 2010

Court Considers Release of Lakewood Police Records

A Washington State Trooper directs traffic near the Parkland site where four Lakewood Police Officers were shot and killed in late November, 2009.
AP photo

     The state Supreme Court is considering whether to release thousands of police records related to last year's fatal shooting of four Lakewood police officers.

      The Seattle Times is seeking release of the records. The files are from the case of Maurice Clemmons, an ex-con who gunned down the Lakewood officers in November.

      Clemmons was killed by a Seattle officer following a massive manhunt. But a half-dozen people are charged with crimes for allegedly aiding him.

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