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scallywag

(after the US Civil War) a White Southerner who supported the Republican Party and its policy of Black emancipation. Scallywags were viewed as traitors by their fellow Southerners
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The failure of moderate reform represented a crucial point in the evolution of the scalawag identity.
Director Oscar Albayalde, NCRPO chief, said the watch list of erring cops in Metro Manila was already forwarded to the national police's Counter-Intelligence Task Force (CITF) for proper action as the unit is specifically dedicated in catching scalawag cops.
OPLAN RODY means; R for removal and punishment of scalawag officers and personnel involved in illegal drugs; O for offensive operation versus illegal drugs operating inside jail facilities and dismantling of kubol; D for Jail decongestion and disbandment of inmate gangs protecting drug lords and; Y for Yes for discipline and control of inmates through effective classification and segregation of inmates with drug cases and close monitoring of detained drug lords.
A scalawag in Georgia; Richard Whiteley and the politics of Reconstruction.
15, the President announced that he was firing over 50 scalawag police officers, 'including two to three generals,' as part of his campaign against corruption.
The Philippine National Police (PNP) would be 'harsher this time around' against scalawag policemen.
Right now, he said he is engaged in two tough fights-- war against drugs and war against scalawag policemen.
he never took Vinarao's tips on how to rid the national penitentiary of recidivists and scalawag guards.
This was how Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque slammed on Sunday the international organization's alleged refusal to acknowledge the efforts of President Rodrigo Duterte's administration in fighting abuses of scalawag cops.
In a televised press briefing, Dela Rosa said that the National Police Commission would give the resolution of its investigations on scalawag cops to President Rodrigo Duterte within the month.
Aside from war on drugs, Philippine National Police chief Director General Ronald 'Bato' Dela Rosa said yesterday he will also focus on running after scalawag police officers within his three-month extension as PNP chief.
Scalawag policemen are getting fewer due to aggressive internal cleansing since the Philippine National Police (PNP) was embarrassed by the involvement of its personnel to illegal drugs activities.