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Salem police captain demoted over ‘denigrating’ tweet

SALEM — Salem Police Chief Mary Butler announced Wednesday that Capt. Kate Stephens has been demoted two levels to the rank of sergeant as a result of her “unauthorized and denigrating” post on the department’s official Twitter account. The two-step demotion, the first in the department’s history, comes with a 20 percent reduction in Stephens’…

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