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Cincinnati FOP Demands Reinstatement of Officer Suspended Over Racial Slur
“Police officers shouldn’t use racial slurs,” FOP President Dan Hils said. “But it is the absolute height of stupidity to suspend Detective Reese who kept his cool so well in the face of a drunk, white teenager screaming threats and repeatedly calling him and another black officer the n-word."
September 13, 2022
Philadelphia Officer to be Fired Over Fatal Shooting of Armed 12-Year-Old
Philadelphia Police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw confirmed Tuesday the vehicle’s police lights were activated when moments later, she says, the 12-year-old fired at the officers.
March 9, 2022
Virginia Officers Could be Fired Over "Inappropriate" Videos
Officer Caleb Lafferty, who is white, and Officer Rondell White, who is black, produced what have been characterized as dark humor videos about racism.
July 20, 2021
Point of Law
Nevada Officer Sues Agency After He was Suspended Over Tweets
After reviewing more than 700 twitter posts by Officer George Forbush following his administrative leave, the City decided to suspend Forbush for four days without pay on Dec. 4, according to the lawsuit. The suspension term was chosen by the city as one day for each of four posts they found worthy of discipline.
May 12, 2021
Idaho Deputy Marshal Suspended for Video Mocking LeBron Jame
A friend of Silvester set up a GoFundMe page to help the deputy recover his lost income. It has raised nearly $200,000. Silvester says he is now planning to donate a portion of the money to The First Responders Children’s Foundation.
April 30, 2021
DC Officers Accused of Destroying Patrol Cars in On-Duty Street Race
The four officers — two in each vehicle — were treated for injuries at hospitals. Police said the vehicles were totaled.
April 26, 2021
6 Capitol Police Officers Suspended, 29 Under Investigation Over Jan. 6 Riot Actions
“Our Office of Professional Responsibility will investigate these behaviors for disciplinary action, up to, and including, termination,” Chief Yogananda Pittman said. “Several USCP officers have already been suspended pending the outcome of their investigations.”
February 19, 2021
Some Capitol Police Officers Suspended Over Riot Response
The suspensions come as investigators dig through photos and videos posted online showing much of what went on during the attack on the Capitol.
January 12, 2021
3 Tennessee Officers Suspended Following Incident
Three officers with the Metro Nashville Police Department have had their law enforcement powers restricted after they allegedly forced open the door of a home mistaken to be the residence of a juvenile offender wanted for a series of property crimes.
August 21, 2020
New York Officer Suspended After Weapons Stolen from Personal Vehicle
An officer with the Buffalo Police Department has been suspended without pay after a department-issued gun, personal rifles, ammunition and other weapons were stolen from his personal vehicle.
August 20, 2020
Colorado Officer Suspended for Social Media Post About Protesters
Sergeant Keith Wrede reportedly used the pseudonym 'Steven Eric' when he posted "KILL THEM ALL" during a local television station's live coverage of a Black Lives Matter protests on Facebook Live.
August 13, 2020
Suspended Massachusetts Officer Reinstated with Back Pay
An officer with the Methune (MA) Police Department has been reinstated to the agency and given back pay after he was suspended after being accused of mishandling evidence during a 2018 investigation.
April 21, 2020
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