Baltimore police chief under pressure after suspending black officer

May 1997
Jet;05/12/97, Vol. 91 Issue 25, p6
Reports that Baltimore, Maryland Police Commissioner Thomas Frazier, who is white, has come under fire for suspending officer Ronald Daniel, who is an African-American. Frazier charging Daniel with insubordination for comments made about race in the department; African-American officers calling for Frazier's ouster.


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