Adam Schneider

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Service Record

Agency New Albany Indiana Police Department
Rank Officer
Dates of Service 2014[1]
Salary $61,269 (2020)[2]
Last Known Status Suspended[3]

Incident Reports

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2021 Arrest of Shane Clark

Schneider arrested Clark, and is alleged to have taken drugs from a confidential informant and planted them on Clark. Clark spent two weeks in jail. The charges against Clark were dropped.[4]

Legal Action

In October 2021, Clark filed a notice of tort claim against Schneider.[4]

2021 Arrest for Voyeurism

Schneider was accused of taking photos and videos of women changing clothes in a private changing room within a business run from his home.[5]

Department Response

Schneider was suspended.[5]

Legal Action

On July 16, 2021, Schneider was arrested and charged with two felonies for voyeurism.[5][6]

On September 23, 2021, Schneider was sued by a woman who was recorded when she was underage.[7]

2021 Arrest for Obstruction of Justice

From May to June 2021, Schneider allegedly had a sexual relationship with a police informant.[3]

Department Response

On June 28, 2021, Schneider was placed on paid administrative leave.[6]

On July 3, 2021, Schneider was suspended without pay.[6]

Legal Action

Schneider was charged with three felony counts of obstruction of justice and one felony count of official misconduct.[3]

On December 20, 2021, Schneider pleaded guilty to one felony count of official misconduct and one misdemeanor count of interference reporting a crime. The plea agreement calls for Schneider to face two years of probation and resign from the New Albany Police Department.[3]

LEO Ratings

Training and Tactics rating: neutral
Protect & Serve rating: bad
Individual Rights rating: neutral
Accountability and Integrity rating: bad
Off Duty rating: bad
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