Cincinnati officer claims city manager retaliated for whistleblowing

Clubs and Organizations

September 12, 2017


A Cincinnati police officer filed a lawsuit Tuesday claiming he was retaliated against and denied a promotion after blowing the whistle on the city's alleged misuse of funds. Police Capt. Jeffery Butler Jr. filed suit in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio on Sept. 12, claiming he was denied a promotion and removed from his post after reporting alleged misuse of state and federal funds by