It is said that those who do not learn from history are bound to repeat it. Take for example Flint Michigan.
The 5-to-0 vote — with Trustee George Menoutes and Treasurer Sandra Wright absent — came after a closed session and upon recommendations from Police Chief George Sippert and labor attorney Steve Shultz.
Township Supervisor Karyn Miller confirmed Officer Matthew Needham had also been terminated in November 2011 for violating four department rules and regulations, but she declined to give details on what specific incidents led to each vote.
Not once but twice. You would think that they would have learned the first time. Now it is worth noting that the union filed a grievance which is how he was allowed to return to the force. He returned in June 2012, 5 months later he’s terminated again.
It’s almost like the unions are working to keep criminals on the street with a badge.
State Sponsored Criminal #449: Matthew Needham
Because cops shouldn’t be punished and held accountable for their decisions or actions.