4 Officers In San Jose, Calif., Put On Leave After Racist Social Media Posts Surface

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The San Jose Police Department said it has placed four police officers on administrative leave. It is investigating allegations that they posted racist and anti-Muslim messages in a private Facebook group. "We have no place for this," SJPD chief Eddie Garcia said in a written statement. A spokesperson for the police department did not identify the officers. "While I have no control over what former employees post online, I can voice my outrage after hearing about these comments made online. Any current employee involved with bigoted activity online will promptly be investigated and held accountable to the fullest extent in my power," he said. An FBI official told NPR that the bureau is in contact with the SJPD and is aware of the investigation into...

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4 Officers In San Jose, Calif., Put On Leave After Racist Social Media Posts Surface

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