NYPD Commissioner says cops who drove into protestors didn’t violate policy
NY Senate votes to repeal 50-a; Cuomo vows to sign the legislation
”This has been brewing for decades, if not centuries, in this nation,” said Cuomo. ”It's time for a real smart policy discussion, and a new model of policing.”
Bill de Blasio lifts NYC curfew, vows to cut funding for NYPD
Following days of police violence against unarmed, peaceful protesters and hundreds of arrests, de Blasio has finally lifted NYC's 8 PM curfew, one day earlier than planned. He also says he will shift funding from the NYPD to youth and social services.
De Blasio doubles down on defending NYPD: “Police have shown a lot of restraint”
”I have seen overwhelmingly peaceful protest being respected by the NYPD,” de Blasio insisted in an appearance on WNYC's Brian Lehrer Show, despite video evidence overwhelmingly suggesting otherwise.
NYC police violence videos go viral, as Cuomo & de Blasio defend NYPD
“Police bludgeon peaceful protesters with batons for no reason? That’s not a fact. They don’t do that,” Cuomo said, despite viral videos that suggest otherwise.
Protesters chant Ludacris’ “Move Bitch” at NYPD blocking crowd from exiting Manhattan Brid…
Ludacris' ”Move Bitch” became a protest anthem after NYPD blocked protesters from exiting the Manhattan Bridge for approximately three hours.
NYPD drive SUVs into crowd of protesters near Barclays Center, horrifying videos show
Disturbing videos have made the rounds on social media of NYPD cruisers ramming into a crowd of protesters in Brooklyn and sending bodies flying.
DMX cancels Rolling Loud set to enter rehab; 5 more artists dropped at NYPD request
The NYPD asked Rolling Loud to drop 22Gz, Casanova, Pop Smoke, Sheff G and Don Q from its inaugural NYC lineup this weekend, citing ”public safety concerns” and ”recent acts of violence citywide.”
NYPD shuts down chaotic Adidas pop-up selling 99-cent Arizona tea sneakers
Two people were assaulted and two others taken into custody, police say.
Brooklyn’s Club Lust shut down; Cardi B & many more demanding justice
Meanwhile, the strip club which is frequented by famous rappers (including Casanova & 6ix9ine who famously ended a beef there in May), is suing the NYPD who they say tried to shake them down for $80k worth of plane tickets and a generator after Hurricane Maria.