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Cops' racist, cruel posts baredPolice departments in at least 5 states say they're probing

Jun 08, 2019 - Orlando Sentinel (Florida)

Police departments in at least five states are investigating - and in some cases condemning - their officers' social media feeds after the weekend publication of a database that appears to catalog thousands of bigoted or violent posts by active-duty and former cops.

The posts were uncovered by a team of researchers who spent two years looking at the personal Facebook accounts of police officers from Arizona to Florida. They found officers bashing immigrants and Muslims, promoting racist s...