This week reporter Adam Elmahrek talks with attorney Matthew Pappas about controversial new video of Santa Ana police raiding his client’s marijuana dispensary.

Pappas, who obtained and edited the hidden camera video, claims it shows officers eating marijuana-laced edibles on the job.

Read our story and watch the video here: “Santa Ana to Investigate Police Conduct in Pot Shop Raid.”

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