NYPD

NYPD Replacing Windows Phones With iPhones – And it Will Cost Taxpayers

Less than a year after completing an expensive rollout of Windows Phones to its entire police force, the New York City Police Department officials plan to begin replacing them with iPhones by the end of the year. According to the New York Post, the taxpayer funded swap will be done out of a “need” for phones. The…

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NYPD Officers Prevented Nearly 100 People from Recording Police, Report Shows

Officers of the New York Police Department have been accused of preventing scores of people from videotaping police interactions over the past three years, according to a report released by the Civilian Complaint Review Board (CCRB). The Board received some 257 complaints between 2014 and 2016, and 346 allegations that officers attempted to interfere with…

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“Cruel Irony”: Cop Who Killed Eric Garner Still Working, but Employee Who Leaked Info On Cop Pressured to Quit, May Face Charges

On July 17, 2014,  Eric Garner, a 43-year-old NY resident, was confronted by the NYPD for allegedly selling “untaxed” cigarettes. That confrontation resulted in Garner’s death after NYPD officer Daniel Pantaleo put the man in a chokehold. Chokeholds are restraining maneuvers that cut off the flow of blood and oxygen to the brain. Due to the…

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NYPD Raids Wrong Home, Posts Humiliating Photos of Incident on Snapchat

Leave it to the New York Police Department to ruin Christmas for an innocent family. Last Thursday, officers from the NYPD raided a home in Brooklyn, handcuffed the family living there, and posted photos of them on the Snapchat social media app: Problem is, the cops raided the wrong house…and humiliated the wrong family (not…

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Off Duty NYPD Cop Draws Gun During Road Rage Incident

Time and time again, plainclothes cops have shown that they have no sense of self-awareness. They often seem to have no idea what it looks like when a person dressed as a civilian starts waiving a gun around. The most recent example of this behaviour comes from New York City, where an off duty cop…

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