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NYPD ordered to release documents on facial recognition use during 2020 BLM protests

A judge sided with Amnesty International and the Surveillance Technology Oversight Project.

On Aug 2, 2022 by Jacob Seitz

woman speaking in car caption 'New Yorkers LISTEN UP!' (l) car being towed (c) woman speaking in car caption 'PART 2!!' (r)

‘They don’t want a paper trail’: TikToker says towing company illegally charged her double the maximum fee in cash

'Honestly, so smart to do research I would’ve paid the 250.'

On Jun 17, 2022 by Braden Bjella

police officer outside of subway other police around caption 'He yelled at young women and physically taunted them' (l) Inside subway caption 'So there was a man wielding a hammer on the LIRR today' (c) Police with police dog outside of subway woman hand reaching out caption 'Transit isn't safe' (r)

‘We’re all afraid’: Women are feeling increasingly unsafe on NYC’s public transit

'The subway has been so scary lately.'

On Jun 10, 2022 by Kathleen Wong

NYPD merch

‘Can someone explain to me why the f*ck the NYPD has merch?’: Police sweatshirt on sale for $50 sparks debate

'They tryna get funding.'

On Jun 8, 2022 by Tricia Crimmins

nypd officers with seized pampers and toiletries

‘This is cruelty on display’: Cops roasted for ‘bragging’ about arresting people who allegedly stole things like diapers

‘Thank f*cking god those kids won't have diapers tonight, thank you officers.'

On Feb 17, 2022 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

Large groups of New York City cops riding the subway maskless.

‘Their motto is to protect and serve but never wear masks’: Viral TikTok shows large group of cops riding the subway maskless (updated)

Many viewers saw the video as an example of police officers acting 'above the law.'

On Jan 29, 2022 by Daysia Tolentino

NYPD officer is seen dragging Andrew Gilbert across the platform and pushing him out through the emergency exit.

‘Absolutely inexcusable’: Unmasked cop in subway station throws out man who asked him to mask up

The officers did not face disciplinary action.

On Oct 21, 2021 by Samira Sadeque

A NYPD car and surveillance tower.

Documents reveal NYPD’s secretive ‘surveillance slush fund’

At least $159 million was spent since 2007.

On Aug 10, 2021 by Mikael Thalen

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TikToker shares video of alleged cop drinking on the hood of his car

The purported NYPD sergeant reportedly sat on the man's car for 'blocking his driveway.'

On Jul 27, 2021 by Mikael Thalen

New York Police Officers show up in riot gear and on bikes to clear Washington Square Park after new curfew. Left side is line of officers on bikes. Right side is police standing and appearing to make arrests.

‘Y’all are stalking us’: Video shows police in riot gear on bikes chasing park goers

Police arrested more than 23 people during the curfew enforcement.

On Jun 8, 2021 by Jennifer Xia

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Tech newsletter: Inside the NYPD’s ‘Orwellian’ surveillance network

Here is a look at tech and politics news from the last week.

On Jun 8, 2021 by Andrew Wyrich

A CCTV security room looking at monitors, the cameras show facial recognition being used.

There are over 15,000 cameras in New York that police can use for facial recognition, study finds

The findings are part of a 'Ban the Scan' campaign.

On Jun 3, 2021 by Andrew Wyrich

Three panel screenshot of a NYPD vehicle chasing after a car that injured two protesters during a George Floyd Rally in New York City

Video shows police car hitting protesters at George Floyd rally

"He, not his legacy, should live on today."

On May 26, 2021 by Jennifer Xia

Police in New York with a 'Spot' robot

NYPD gets rid of police robot dog after public pressure

'I am glad the robot dog has been put down.'

On Apr 29, 2021 by Mikael Thalen

A police detective being hit with a long rod

Twitter users accuse NYPD of staging attack against police detective

A video posted online shows the detective being hit with a long rod while investigating a robbery.

On Apr 27, 2021 by Mikael Thalen