A Federal Appeals Court Has Ruled in Favor of Releasing NYPD Discipline Records

On Tuesday, the 2nd Circuit rejected unions’ appeal to keep NYPD discipline records secret. ProPublica published thousands of those files last year. “The cat is not only out of the bag, it’s running around the streets,” one judge noted then.

A Federal Appeals Court Has Ruled in Favor of Releasing NYPD Discipline Records

By Eric Umansky, ProPublica

A federal appeals court on Tuesday affirmed a lower court ruling allowing New York officials to release police discipline records …

New York City Paid an NBA Star Millions After an NYPD Officer Broke His Leg. The Officer Paid Little Price.

“When are people going to be held accountable?” asked NBA guard Thabo Sefolosha. A ProPublica review found New York has paid more than $1 billion in recent years to settle suits against officers, who are rarely punished.

New York City Paid an NBA Star Millions After an NYPD Officer Broke His Leg. The Officer Paid Little Price.

NYPD vehicles parked up in a line in New York City. – New York City, USA – Circa October 2018 (Shutterstock)

By Mike Hayes, …

NYPD Cops Cash In on Sex Trade Arrests With Little Evidence, While Black and Brown New Yorkers Pay the Price

Some NYPD officers who police the sex trade, driven by overtime pay, go undercover to round up as many “bodies” as they can with little evidence. Almost no one they arrest is white.

NYPD Cops Cash In on Sex Trade Arrests With Little Evidence, While Black and Brown New Yorkers Pay the Price

NYPD counter terrorism police officer provides security in New York. – New York – August 27, 2019 (Shutterstock)

By Joshua Kaplan and Joaquin Sapien, …

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