John Clary

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Service Record

Agency Louisiana State Police
Rank Lieutenant
Dates of Service Hired in 1990.[1]
Salary $125,358 (2021)[2]
Last Known Status Administrative Leave[3]

Incident Reports

2019 Death of Ronald Greene

Clary was the ranking officer at the scene.[4]

Response Timeline

On May 6, 2020, Greene's family filed a lawsuit against Clary and other officers.[5]

On December 15, 2022, Clary was charged with malfeasance in office and felony obstruction of justice.[4] The maximum penalty for malfeasance in office is five years in prison. Each count of obstruction of justice is likely to carry a penalty of up to 5 years in prison.[3]

On December 15, 2022, Clary was placed on administrative leave.[3]

LEO Ratings

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