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Rookie Detroit Cop Fired Almost Immediately After Posting Snapchat Picture With Offensive Caption

By Erica Diaz

The city of Detroit is suddenly finding itself with one less police officer. This loss isn't due to a tragic death or a retirement - it's because of a poorly spelled and possibly racist Snapchat post. Nope, we're not kidding. Yes, this is real life. 

The officer has only been out of the academy for two months, according to Police Chief James Craig. That made termination of the officer pretty easy since he had not yet been confirmed. The officer had already been noted as being one to keep an eye on before. His probationary period had already been extended because his commanding officers felt he had some issues worthy of concern when it came to "his adaptation to training."

Police Chief James Craig described some of the training: