Wilmington officer appeals for reinstatement, claims racially-charged comments protected by ‘religious beliefs’  

WILMINGTON — One of three former Wilmington Police Officers fired last month after unintentionally recorded conversations became public, revealing racist and violent language, has filed an appeal for reinstatement. In a letter sent through his attorney to the Wilmington Civil Service Board on July 2, former WPD officer James B. Gilmore argued that his comments … Continue reading Wilmington officer appeals for reinstatement, claims racially-charged comments protected by ‘religious beliefs’