How Cities Lost Control of Police Discipline – The New York Times

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/12/22/us/police-misconduct-discipline.html

«Chiefs and reform advocates say that even one high-profile reversal can send a devastating message to the public — that a chief doesn’t control discipline, and that seemingly dangerous behavior will be tolerated.

“It looks bad,” said Gil Kerlikowske, a former police chief in Seattle and three other cities. “The department has fired someone. And then this person is back.”»

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