Top Australian police officer quits over 'racist' comments
One of Australia's most senior police officers has resigned after being linked to "shocking" online posts made under a fake name.
Victoria state's Assistant Commissioner Brett Guerin, who was also head of professional standards, quit on Monday.
He made racist comments on YouTube under the name "Vernon Demerest", The Age newspaper reported.
"It is behaviour that is completely and utterly unacceptable," Chief Commissioner Graham Ashton said.
"There are a lot of shocked people. It's completely out of character with what we know the assistant commissioner has... read more
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