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Rose had been relieved of his weapon and placed on administrative duty, but was returned to full duty after an attorney for the Boston Police Patrolmen’s Association wrote to the commissioner in 1997 and threatened to file a grievance, according to the documents, obtained by NBC Boston. 

He was then elected president of the Boston Police Patrolman’s Association in 2014 and served until he retired in 2018.

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