Police chief determined it inappropriate to fire white officer who punched black man in face


GREENSBORO, NC — Police Chief Wayne Scott had the authority to fire Cole immediately because of a new departmental policy for actions “so egregious that it erodes public trust and negatively impacts or interferes with day-to-day operations of the department,” Carruthers wrote. Scott would take such an action only in extreme circumstances, Carruthers said — “for example, an intentional homicide.” ($$$ — fee may be required.)

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