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Georgia officer who said 'we only kill black people' retires, avoiding 'disciplinary action' -

A Georgia police lieutenant recorded on video saying "we only kill black people" during a traffic stop is being allowed to retire. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports Cobb County Public Safety Director Sam Heaton confirmed Friday that Lt. Greg ...and more »

'We only kill black people,' a cop told a woman — on camera. Now he'll lose his job. - Washington Post

The Georgia police officer who was captured on camera telling a woman during a traffic stop that law enforcement personnel “only kill black people” says he'll retire amid the backlash. Lt. Greg Abbott announced his intent to leave the Cobb County ...and more »

Georgia Police Officer Caught on Camera Saying, 'We Only Kill Black People' - Civilized

It's always nice when a police officer attempts to calm a nervous driver they've pulled over. But if calming them down means telling them that police officers kill black people, that's probably not the right strategy. A police officer in Georgia pulled ...and more »

Georgia officer quits over 'we only shoot black people' comments in traffic stop - Autoblog (blog)

A Georgia police officer shown on video telling a woman during a traffic stop not to worry because police "only kill black people" retired on Thursday, his attorney said, after authorities sought the officer's dismissal. The dash cam video, which was ...and more »

Officer to woman during traffic stop: 'We only kill black people, right?' - WSB Atlanta

COBB COUNTY, Ga. - 3:40 p.m. UPDATE: Cobb County Police Chief Mike Register says "the recommendation is to fire" Lt. Greg Abbott. We'll have LIVE coverage of these breaking developments on Channel 2 Action News starting at 4 p.m.. Exclusive dash-cam ...and more »

'We Only Kill Black People,' Police Officer Says During Traffic Stop - New York Times

A police officer in Georgia has left his position after he was recorded on a dashboard camera trying to convince a white woman that she had nothing to worry about during a traffic stop because she was not black. The Cobb County Police Department said ...and more »

Cobb officer who said 'we only kill black people' says he'll retire - Atlanta Journal Constitution

A white Cobb County police lieutenant who told a woman during a traffic stop that “we only kill black people” will be fired, the police chief said on Thursday. But even as Chief Mike Register was on live TV announcing the termination of Lt. Greg Abbott ...and more »

'But you're not black': Georgia cop assures drunk driver she can reach for her phone safely - ThinkProgress

Georgia police officials are investigating a Cobb County officer who was caught on video reassuring a spooked white driver that “we only kill black people, right?” during a 2016 traffic stop. Lt. Greg Abbott, a 28-year veteran of the Cobb County force ...and more »

'We only kill black people': Officer's controversial comments during traffic stop - SBS

A police officer in the United States is under internal investigation after controversial comments made during a standard traffic stop. Updated Updated 1 September 2017. By Riley Morgan. The police department in Cobb County, Georgia, are considering ...and more »

Police Officer on Dash-Cam Video: 'We Only Shoot Black People' - TIME

A police officer was put on administrative duty after a dash-cam video surfaced in which the officer was heard making a racially insensitive remark. The video appears to show Lt. Greg Abbott of the Cobb County Police Department speaking to a woman ...and more »