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Richard Ross Jr. was the Commissioner of the Philadelphia Police Department. He was sworn in as Philadelphia Police Commissioner on January 5, 2016. He resigned August 20, 2019.

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Philadelphia police head resigns amid sexual harassment, discrimination allegations

The resignation comes days after Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney called Richard Ross Jr. the best police commissioner in the U.S.
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Sexual harassment and discrimination allegations: Philadelphia police head resigns

The resignation comes days after Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney called former Commissioner Richard Ross Jr. the best police commissioner in the U.S.  
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Philly police head resigns over harassment, bias allegations in department

Richard Ross resigned over new allegations of sexual harassment and racial and gender discrimination against others in the department
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Philadelphia’s Police Commissioner Resigns as Officers Accuse Colleagues of Harassment

The mayor said the department, under Commissioner Richard Ross, had not acted quickly enough after sexual harassment reforms last summer.
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Philadelphia police commissioner details hourslong shootout

At one point, Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross said he spoke to the suspect, trying to convince him to surrender
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Philadelphia police commissioner says suspect continues to fire at officers

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross gave a press conference about the shooting that left at least six officers wounded Wednesday night. He said officers were serving an arrest warrant when..
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