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Rookie wrongs lead to civil wrongs. The decission of placing the least experienced police officers into the most dangerous neighborhoods should be reconsidered.

Unfortunately, it is a time-honored practice that has tragic consequences, both for the young cops and for the people they are sworn to protect and for the inexperienced young cops.

Veterans with seniority rights move to the relative safe neighborhoods while their newer counterparts face the brunt of battle. It has happened once again in Oklahoma and then in N. Carolina.

Police say PCP found in vehicle occupied by Terence Crutcher on Friday http://www.tulsaworld.com/news/local/police-say-pcp-found-in-vehicle-occ...

Tulsa police release disturbing video of white cop fatally shooting unarmed black man: http://www.slate.com/blogs/the_slatest/2016/09/19/oklahoma_police_releas...

Man Ignored Oklahoma Officer's Commands Before Shooting, Attorney Says | http://fxn.ws/2dhiqeH

Protest erupts after CMPD officer-involved fatal shooting http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/article103114177.html

The Most Dangerous Neighborhood, the Most Inexperienced Cops https://www.themarshallproject.org/2016/09/20/the-most-dangerous-neighbo...

Stress Training for Cops' Brains Could Reduce Suspect Shootings http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/stress-training-for-cops-brain... #science

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One person shot in second night of protests in Charlotte following shooting http://usat.ly/2cUMOav

For Your Information...

OKLAHOMA SHOOTING VICTIM HAD A CRIMINAL HISTORY
Terence Crutcher, the unarmed black man shot dead by a white Tulsa police officer, had run-ins with the law dating to his teenage years and had recently served a four-year stint in prison.

NORTH CAROLINA POLICE SHOOTING LEADS TO PROTESTS
A black police officer shoots an armed black man at a Charlotte apartment complex, authorities say, prompting angry street protests that spread to busy Interstate 85.