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NYPD Responds & Defends the Action of Racist Cop

Together, representatives from ACLU, the NAACP, and National Action Network called for the suspension of the NYPD “commander” recorded and caught on tape telling other officer to specifically target “male blacks 14 to 20, 21” for stop-and-frisks in the South Bronx.

The NYPD responded in a way which sadly is of no shock value to me. Spokesman Paul Browne responded with the following statement, one which shows the crisis NYC is in. Not just NYC, this is how 99% of cops are everywhere; I believe. He actually says what this “commander” did was what any good one should do! He see’s nothing wrong in the racist targeting behavior, probably because he himself lives by it. Anyhow, here is his response to the request of suspending the officer:
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Homeless Crisis Across America- With NYC Sadly In The Lead

Wall Street Journal Homeless Chart
Wall Street Journal Homeless Chart

A report titled “50,000: The Bloomberg Legacy of Record Homelessness,” has compiled and released a report I believe is very sickening, disturbing and sad regarding the homeless state in New York City. It also gives suggestions on how homelessness in the city can be reduced. In NYC alone more than 50,000 homeless people sleep in municipal shelters each night. This is a 61% increase since Bloomberg took office… And please keep in mind these are the homeless people who go into shelters, this number is higher because there are plenty of homeless who have no choice but to sleep on the streets, subways, etc. In addition, with Bloomberg still in mind, family homelessness has increased by a staggering 73% in NYC since he’s been in office. Homeless children have increased in these shelters by 22% since last year, with shelters now giving beds to 21,000 kids in the city. This is a problem across the whole of America, with NYC leading, as the following shows.
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