Massachusetts Police Organization Suspends Arlington Officer Over Controversial Newsletter


Originally published by WBUR on October 31, 2018.

An Arlington police lieutenant has been suspended from the police lobbying group he was set to lead next year after calling for officers to meet “violence with violence” in the group’s newsletter. The Arlington Police Department had, hours earlier, placed the officer on paid leave¬†over his writings, which he now claims were “satire.” Read More