Police Forces Forced to Rehire 450 Fired Officers

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Since 2006, large U.S. police departments have fired at least 1,881 officers for misconduct, from cheating on overtime to unjustified shootings, the Washington Post reports. Departments have been forced to reinstate more than 450 officers after appeals required by union contracts. Most officers regained their jobs when police chiefs were overruled by arbitrators . . .

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