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Firing of Atlanta officer who shot Rayshard Brooks reversed

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

ATLANTA - The firing of the former Atlanta police officer who's charged with murder in the shooting death of Rayshard Brooks was reversed after a review panel found the city failed to follow its own procedures for disciplinary actions.
Garrett Rolfe was fired last June, a day after he shot the Black man in the parking lot of a fast food restaurant. The Atlanta Civil Service Board on Wednesday released its decision on Rolfe's appeal of his firing.
“Due to the City's failure to comply with several provisions of the Code and the information received during witnesses' testimony, the Board...
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