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Wed Nov 23, 2022, 07:54 PM

Cop Who Resigned After Groping College Student Landed New Job Investigating Sexual Assaults

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Cop Who Resigned After Groping College Student Landed New Job Investigating Sexual Assaults

Without a national database tracking investigations of police misconduct, disgraced officers are often easily able to join different departments.

ByKylie Cheung
Published Yesterday 4:06PM

A campus police officer at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth resigned in the midst of an investigation into sexual harassment allegations against him in 2010. That same officer, David Laudon, was then re-hired as a school resource officer at the Blackstone-Millville Regional School District in the nearby town of Blackstone, Massachusetts. In his capacity there, Laudon was tasked with investigating reported sexual assaults and working with students in the public school system who have been sexually victimized, WBUR reported over the weekend.

According to the campus police report at the time, Laudon had given a 20-year-old college student a ride back to her residential hall in his cruiser. The student said he gave her a hug and groped her breast, and then proceeded to constantly harass her with frequent unwanted texts and calls. Laudon resigned during the investigation into his behavior.

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marble falls Nov 23 #1
RockRaven Nov 23 #2
NoMoreRepugs Nov 23 #3
Deuxcents Nov 23 #4
blue-wave Nov 24 #5

Response to sl8 (Original post)

Wed Nov 23, 2022, 07:56 PM

1. Takes one to know one?

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Response to sl8 (Original post)

Wed Nov 23, 2022, 08:00 PM

2. Hiring practices like these are why people say ACAB.

Their system is rotten in a fundamental way.

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Response to sl8 (Original post)

Wed Nov 23, 2022, 08:50 PM

3. 2022 and this is the best we can do?

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Response to NoMoreRepugs (Reply #3)

Wed Nov 23, 2022, 10:15 PM

4. No! It's not. People in that community need to make a difference

Speak up.. demand change. Nothing s gonna change being silent

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Response to sl8 (Original post)

Thu Nov 24, 2022, 01:39 PM

5. How disgusting

Sexual harassment of anyone is plain wrong. But then to put the fox in the chicken coop? Just plain wrong. What in the hell is wrong with people?

These predators do so much damage to the individual and by extension, society at large. These are kids, young adults who will be scarred with this for life.

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