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Controversial Online Cop Forum in Philly Shuts Down

July 24, 2009  | 

The controversial online forum has been disabled following a police department investigation into online threats made against the president of a black police officer's organization that sued the site for allowing users to leave racist remarks, the Philadelphia Daily News reports.

Earlier this week, a group of black police officers in Philadelphia had asked a federal judge to shut down the site, which was run by McQ, an active sergeant in the department.

On Friday, a note on the site read, "Until further notice, all services (i.e. forums, galleries, blogs) have been suspended. Thank you. McQ."

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