Three Ferguson, Missouri, police employees fired over racist emails: mayor

Reuters News
Posted: Mar 06, 2015 12:13 PM

(Reuters) - Three Ferguson, Missouri, Police Department employees have been fired after being identified as responsible for offensive emails cited in a U.S. Justice Department report that found systemic racial bias in the department, Mayor James Knowles said on Friday.

Knowles did not identify the employees who were fired.

(Reporting by Carey Gillam in Kansas City; Writing by David Bailey; Editing by Bill Trott)