Texas officers learn from firings
By Tony Plohetski
AUSTIN, Texas — Austin police officials have begun reviewing the entire work histories of officers who have been fired, looking for warning signs that might have gone unnoticed and that could be used to help strengthen the department's hiring or training procedures.
Assistant Police Chief David Carter said that officials have not come up with any conclusive findings since beginning the project recently but that they plan to use what they learn to help prevent future firings.
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