Tag Archives: NYPD

Dirty Cops

    Here is the latest post I did for Animal New York, about the ongoing unraveling of the dirty cops in the notorious 67th precinct. Yesterday they were unable to produce one of their magical mystery informants in court, … Continue reading

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Report: NYPD Routinely Ignores Civilian Oversight Committee on Chokeholds

Police chokeholds, like the one that killed Eric Garner on July 17th, are illegal. They were banned outright in 1993. Nevertheless, they remain in use to this day, and as is indicated in a report released today by the city’s … Continue reading

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Millions March NYC

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Frostpaw

You know that iconic image from the Vietnam war era of the hippy putting a flower into the rifle of a National Guardsman? I feel like this photo from yesterday at ‪#‎FloodWallStreet‬ of a polar bear getting arrested by the … Continue reading

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Stop and Frisk

Stop and Frisk – MC Grizzz and Akil b STRANGe                   The Fourth Amendment: “The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches … Continue reading

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Respect is Crucial

As tensions between police and protesters increase my mind keeps flashing to early October when I marched alongside people from the NYPD’s union. While at that time there had already been some arrests, macings, and skirmishes, a lot of officers … Continue reading

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