Law Enforcer Faces Legal Claim after Investigation | News

Medford, OR — A Medford lawyer says tonight he has a class action claim against an Oregon state trooper for racial discrimination in traffic stops.

He also has a document from Jackson County’s District Attorney to support his case.

Justin Rosas says Trooper Travis Peterson “has been underreporting his traffic stops and his K-9 searches to appear fair and has had drugs in his possession mysteriously disappear.”

Rosas makes his claims in a four-page letter outlining instances he asserts mistreated his law firm’s eight clients who comprise the class action litigants, “including six people of color.”  The information lists 29-year-old