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Police Academy offers students real-world experience

Police Academy offers students real-world experience

Eva Ducroux, Staff Writer

April 13, 2019

Sometimes staying home and watching the action on TV can be a bit boring, so practice a life of crime-fighting with the Police Academy! Police Academy is a partnership between the Brookline Police Department and the high school. It is a required class for students in the Legal Studies course as a w...

Bomb threat calls interrupt Brookline, other high schools

Bomb threat calls interrupt Brookline, other high schools

Kendall McGowan, Managing News Editor

April 11, 2016

Students evacuated onto Tappan Field for over an hour after a bomb threat was called into the school. Photo by Kendall McGowan/Sagamore staff

EXCLUSIVE: Interviews with Brookline police officers and Police Chief on racial discrimination investigations

EXCLUSIVE: Interviews with Brookline police officers and Police Chief on racial discrimination investigations

Bertina Xue, Arts Layout Editor

January 22, 2016

Q & A with police officers Prentice Pilot and Estifanos Zerai-Misgun and Police Chief Daniel O'Leary. The following interviews have been condensed and edited for grammar and clarity.

Members of the community express their opinions on race after claims of prejudice and discrimination in the Brookline Police Department

Members of the community express their opinions on race after claims of prejudice and discrimination in the Brookline Police Department

Bertina Xue, Arts Layout Editor

January 14, 2016

Steps to Success adviser Dan Arroyo “I grew up facing a lot of different racial terms, situations and if anybody has some shade on their skin, they know what I’m talking about. For all my allies and friends who are White, caucasian, any other color you want to speak about, you’ll never know wha...

Town hall protest in support of Brookline police officers

Town hall protest in support of Brookline police officers

Maya Morris, Photographer

January 13, 2016

Brookline residents came to Town Hall on Tuesday, Jan. 12th to protest in support of police officers Prentice Pilot and Estifanos Zerai-Misgun. Protestors demanded that the officers be given paid administrative leave during the investigation into their file for racial discrimination in the Brooklin...

Brookline community discusses racial discrimination in the police force

Brookline community discusses racial discrimination in the police force

Bertina Xue, Arts Layout Editor

January 6, 2016

The room was packed at a meeting held at Town Hall on Jan. 5, 2016 at 7 p.m. Over 40 people signed up to speak in response to Officers Prentice Pilot and Estifanos Zerai-Misgun of the Brookline Police Department’s claims that they encountered racial discrimination within the police force and that they...

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