police officers http://kbia.org en Mayor Bob McDavid asks for an apology for offensive Facebook post http://kbia.org/post/mayor-bob-mcdavid-asks-apology-offensive-facebook-post <p>Columbia Mayor Bob McDavid said he would like the Columbia Police Officers Association to issue a formal apology after an offensive status update was posted on the organization’s Facebook page this week.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>The Wednesday Facebook status joked about the police department’s possible acquisition of an armored Mercedes— and about the reaction from the “boys in the hood.”&nbsp; The post has since been taken down.</p> Thu, 21 Mar 2013 20:26:58 +0000 Bridgit Bowden 30790 at http://kbia.org Mayor Bob McDavid asks for an apology for offensive Facebook post Police Review Board backs new policy for off-duty cops http://kbia.org/post/police-review-board-backs-new-policy-duty-cops <p>The Columbia Citizens Police Review Board has unanimously voted to back a city policy requiring police officers to wear their uniforms while performing off-duty security work.&nbsp; Fri, 13 Apr 2012 14:02:07 +0000 Andrew Gibson 12326 at http://kbia.org Police Review Board backs new policy for off-duty cops