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Gary Steele (Police Officer)

Gary Steele (Police Officer)

Gary Steeleis an American police officer based in Detroit, Michigan.

He is a police officer serving the Detroit Police Department.[0] [2]

Personal Life

Officer Steele is an 18 year veteran of the police department.

[0]In 2008, he was charged with attacking an ex-girlfriend and firing a gun near her head.

He pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor and was able to keep his job at the police department.

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In the Media

In January 2019, Steele posted a Snapchat video showing a black woman whose car he had just impounded walking home alone while he and another officer made derogatory remarks about her to each other in the background.

[-1]The video of the incident then went viral on social media.

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References

[1]
Citation Linkhuffingtonpost.comDetroit Cop Posts Racist Video Of Black Woman In Freezing Cold After He Seized Her Car
Feb 1, 2019, 8:07 PM
[2]
Citation Linkwashingtonpost.com‘What black girl magic looks like’: White officer demoted for mocking black woman whose car he impounded
Feb 1, 2019, 8:17 PM
[3]
Citation Linkwww.youtube.comDetroit police chief takes action over officer's offensive Snapchat post
Feb 1, 2019, 8:02 PM
[4]
Citation Linkeveripedia-storage.s3.amazonaws.comViral video initially posted to Gary Steele's Snapchat
Feb 1, 2019, 8:02 PM