Gladden, Coonrod traffic stop typifies commercial enforcement

print A traffic stop June 24 involving a car owned by city councilwoman Demetrus Coonrod is a picture of commercial government and its enforcement by police. The encounter on M.L. King Boulevard that night, city police officer Tiffany Lentz backed up by a second cop stops a sedan which has Anthony Gladden at the wheel. Sitting on his right is Mrs. Coonrod. The registration tag on the back of the car is “expired.” By David Tulis / Noogaradio 92.7 Much of the uproar in Chattanooga following the publication of the story in the Chattanooga Times Free Press focuses on her … Continue reading Gladden, Coonrod traffic stop typifies commercial enforcement