SMH: Memphis Police Department Threatens To Demote Black Cops For Filing Racial Discrimination Lawsuit

Memphis Police Department Threatens To Demote Black Cops Over Discrimination LawsuitA handful of black Memphis police officers may now face consequences after filing a discrimination lawsuit over claims that the police department promotion criteria was racially biased.via Huffington PostDozens of African-American police officers in Memphis, Tennessee, are facing demotions to the positions they held over a decade ago in response to a ruling in a discrimination lawsuit the officers brought against the city.
African-American officers sued the Memphis Police Department in the early 2000s, alleging that the tests the city used to determine promotions discriminated against minorities. A lower court sided


Source: SMH: Memphis Police Department Threatens To Demote Black Cops For Filing Racial Discrimination Lawsuit

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