Ladell Hannon

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Service Record

Agency Hazleton Pennsylvania Police Department
Rank Officer
Last Known Status Suspended[1]

The Hazelton Police Department reports that no complaints had been filed against Hannon during his time with the department.[2]

Incident Reports

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2021 Arrest for Burglary

On October 28, 2021, police responded to a burglary in progress call at the apartment of Harrison Jordan. Surveillance video showed a man take $60 in property. The investigation was closed when Jordan refused to cooperate.[1]

On December 21, 2021, an explosion occurred at Jordan's building. Police re-opened the burglary investigation and Jordan identified Hannon as the burglar. Jordan claimed to be in a relationship with Hannon's wife and that the two men had previously argued.[1]

A review of the surveillance video showed that the burglar was wearing pants issued to Hazelton police officers.[1]

Department Response

On December 21, 2021, Hannon was suspended without pay.[2]

Legal Action

On December 21, 2021, Hannon was arrested for felony burglary, felony criminal trespass, and misdemeanor theft.[1]

LEO Ratings

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

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Amanda Christman, Hazleton officer arrested for October burglary at Kelayres explosion house, Republican Herald, 2021-12-22
  2. 2.0 2.1 Statement on the arrest of Officer Ladell Hannon, Hazelton City Police Department, 2021-12-22