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The video shows NYPD officials using patrol vehicle speakers to share the “Trump 2020” message

A New York City Police Department (NYPD) official has been suspended without pay pending investigation into a video apparently using the loudspeaker of his squad car to say “Trump 2020,” NBC News reported. In a video posted on Twitter by reporter Talia Lavin, an off-camera man dares a group of officers in the Flatbush neighborhood to say the sentence in …

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The NYPD is urging officials to prepare for the deployment in anticipation of election protests

The deployment of officers of any rank could begin on October 25, the memo said, which cited the possibility of protests before and after election day. Deputy inspectors and captains could be sent to local commandos, Commissioner Dermot Shea said. Shea described the November 3rd election as “one of the most competitive presidential elections of modern times,” noting that a …

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NYPD union supports Trump, nicknamed Joe Biden “Sleepy Joe”

The New York City Police Benevolent Association personally approved President Trump for the next election on Friday evening when the Commander in Chief relied on his platform for “law and order”. The Post reported exclusively earlier on Friday that the PBA was planning to back him up amid rising crime and the city’s clashes with protesters. “I can’t remember when …

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Fact Check: Trump falsely suggests large numbers of NYPD police officers have been fired, misleading European coronavirus numbers

Trump misleadingly cited the recent surge in reported European coronavirus cases to suggest that the US is doing better than European countries, whose case numbers are far lower. He falsely claimed that former President Barack Obama and former Vice President Joe Biden had committed “treason”. He made an unfounded blanket statement that college football players would not have serious problems …

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NYC Protester Makes Itself After NYPD Standoff: Reports

Derrick Ingram, a protest organizer and founder of Warriors in the Garden, turned himself in to police Saturday morning after he was accused of attacking an official by yelling in her ear with a megaphone, according to the New York Times. It comes a day after police blocked a street in Hell’s Kitchen while trying to arrest him. Online videos …

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NYPD vacates the “Occupy City Hall” camp

The New York City Police Department has started evacuating remaining demonstrators from a camp in City Hall Park in downtown Manhattan, where the group has been camping in tents for several weeks, according to police and social media. The NYPD entered the streets of Center and Chambers shortly before 4 a.m. and began to postpone the demonstrators, police said. The …

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Man accused of beating NYPD chief released police on Brooklyn Bridge without bail

The Bronx man who allegedly beat NYPD chief Terence Monahan and two other officials in protests on Brooklyn Bridge on Wednesday was released on bail. The 25-year-old Quran Campbell is accused of repeatedly slapping the high-ranking uniformed policeman in the face when Monahan attempted to arrest him after Campbell allegedly hit another NYPD officer and lieutenant near the Manhattan approach …

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According to official figures, the NYPD sees a “worrying” increase in pension submissions

According to O’Donnell, a spokesman for the deputy commissioner for public information, filings increased 411% from June 29 to July 6 over the same period last year. The upswing is due to the growing number of protests against police actions since George Floyd’s death on Memorial Day during a Minneapolis arrest. “Of course, cops retire at a higher rate,” said …

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N.Y.P.D. Officer charged with illegal chokehold

The prosecutor said she would not prosecute Mr. Bellevue, one of three men the police addressed on the promenade. Mr. Bellevue’s lawyer, Sanford Rubenstein, said the indictment was a first step. “The next step is a process in which we look for him to be sentenced and sentenced to prison,” he said. Officer Afanador’s body camera video shows the officers …

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