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City of Sandy Springs lacks stats on its own diversity; police low on complaints

Sandy Springs’ population is fairly diverse, with almost 46,000 residents people of color, but the city can’t say how diverse its own staff and police department may be. SSPD said it bans controversial chokeholds and has a single excessive use of force complaint in the past 2½ years, which it determined was unfounded. The estimated […]