Mass. cops in beating case offer wisdom to recruits
By Jessica Fargen
BOSTON — In a remarkable journey, two cops who were part of one of the most notorious episodes in Boston police history will soon teach that era’s lessons to young recruits.
In 1995, several officers savagely beat fellow cop Michael Cox after they mistook him for a fleeing suspect during a Mattapan chase.
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