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Newsom signs bill to strip badges from police officers who commit misconduct

Original post made on Sep 30, 2021

In a major victory for advocates of police reform, Gov. Gavin Newsom signed on Thursday a bill that will allow the state to decertify officers who engage in serious misconduct.

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Posted by Enough
a resident of Menlo Park: other
on Sep 30, 2021 at 3:39 pm

Enough is a registered user.

How about stripping their pensions if they are convicted of a felony? Why should the state/municipalities keep paying for ex-officers pensions when they are convicted felons who have likely resulted in millions of dollars in cost to the department/city they worked for in lawsuits and legal fees.

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