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Prosecutors hid evidence of Olmsted Falls officer’s history of verbal abuse toward women, woman claims—

The records show that [Olmsted Falls police officer Floyd] Takacs, who was involved in what was later determined by police brass to be an attempt to frame then-Mayor Anne Marie Donegan for domestic violence in 2015, racked up several complaints that demonstrate a history of bias, aggression and verbal explosions toward women that should have cost him his job, Elko’s lawyer, Peter Pattakos, said in a news release.

“His assault of Ms. Elko could have been prevented had Olmsted Falls used responsible employment practices,” Pattakos, whose firm is involved in Elko’s lawsuit, said.

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