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Former Leominster Police Officer John Perreault. (CBS)

Former Leominster Officer Appeals Firing Over Racial Slur Directed At Sox Player

A former Leominster Police officer who was fired after directing a racial slur at a Red Sox player last summer was at City Hall on Tuesday to appeal his termination.

04/09/2013

Former Leominster Police Officer John Perrault.

Leominster Police Officer Fired For Racial Slur Against Carl Crawford

The Leominster police officer accused of aiming racial slurs at Red Sox outfielder Carl Crawford was fired Thursday.

07/26/2012

Former Leominster Police Officer John Perrault.

Leominster Police Chief Wants Officer Fired Over Crawford Racial Slur

The Leominster Police Chief wants an officer accused of aiming racial slurs at Red Sox outfielder Carl Crawford fired.

07/25/2012

Red Sox left fielder Carl Crawford. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Leominster Officer Suspended Over Alleged Racial Slur Aimed At Carl Crawford

The Leominster police officer accused of making a racial slur toward Red Sox outfielder Carl Crawford has been placed on leave.

07/18/2012

Red Sox outfielder Carl Crawford. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Leominster Officer Suspended Over Alleged Racial Slur Aimed At Carl Crawford

Officials in Leominster plan to announce the findings of their probe into whether an off-duty city officer directed a racial slur at Red Sox outfielder Carl Crawford during a minor league game.

07/18/2012

Red Sox outfielder Carl Crawford. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Leominster Officials Hope To Talk To Carl Crawford In Racial Slur Probe

Leominster Mayor Dean Mazzarella expects the city’s inquiry to conclude by Tuesday at the latest, and that officials are hoping to interview Carl Crawford as part of the probe.

07/13/2012

Jeremy Lin. (Photo by Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: A Formula For PC Disaster

Political correctness as a way of life has its limits, mainly when it is used as an indiscriminate weapon by people caught up in a grievance culture gone overboard.

02/21/2012