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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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'Bato' dela Rosa admitted that despite the efforts of the Duterte administration to rid the PNP of rogue policemen, at least 2 percent or 3,500 of police personnel were 'scalawags.'
The failure of moderate reform represented a crucial point in the evolution of the scalawag identity.
A scalawag in Georgia; Richard Whiteley and the politics of Reconstruction.
During his speech, Albayalde also expressed frustration that despite the intensified internal cleansing program being implemented by the PNP, some scalawag officers still manage to taint the image of the police force.
"Dapat walang scalawag, walang misfit sa ating hanay at yan ang ating isusulong.
Albayalde said the program will be implemented first at the National Capital Region Police Office, which has the most number of 'scalawag cops' because of its population.
This is the outcome of the PNP's "dead serious" internal cleansing campaign against scalawag police officers, PNP chief Gen.
"We seek an ideal PNP (Philippine National Police) organization that will be respectable and honorable down to the last uniformed policemen and where there is no space for scalawag and rogue cops," the NCRPO chief said.
GENERAL SANTOS CITY - The Police Regional Office 12 (PRO 12) has strengthened its campaign against misfits and scalawag within its ranks wherein more than 90 police personnel have been charged with administrative cases ranging from grave misconduct to absent without leave (AWOL) since September last year.
Ano expressed his overwhelming support to the efforts of National Capital Region Police (NCRPO) Chief Major General Guillermo Eleazar to rid the police force of "kotong cops'' (scalawag).
I can't blame him dahil ang dami scalawag at that point in time, frustration na lumabas, but as a whole we public servant should observe maximum tolerance,'' he added.
While the CITF was formed to go after scalawag cops, the unit is also rendering assistance to the public against erring government personnel.