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Alabama town disbands police department over racist text

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A racist text message sent by a police officer has prompted officials in a small Alabama town to disband their police department and fire the police chief and assistant chief.
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Brookline Police chief put on paid administrative leave following misconduct allegations

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Brookline's new police chief is out - he's been placed on administrative leave following discrimination, sexual harassment and retaliation complaints.
“This afternoon the Town has placed Police Chief Ashley Gonzalez on paid administrative leave,” Town Administrator Mel Kleckner said in a Saturday statement.
Kleckner said that the town's administration learned of the allegations against Chief Gonzalez last week and retained the Quincy-based Comprehensive Investigations and Consulting “to conduct a comprehensive review of the facts and circumstances surrounding the allegations.”
The firm's...
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Police chief on leave in Mass. town amid allegations of policy violations

Police chief on leave in Mass. town amid allegations of policy violations

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Officials say they were informed of multiple allegations that the chief violated the town's policy against discrimination, sexual harassment and retaliation.
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