NYPD Brutality Costs New York City Taxpayers Millions …

… but New Yorkers Not People of Color love the head-bangers soooo that the City’s paramilitary force can get away with – literally and figuratively – mayhem and murder. New York Civil Liberties Racial Justice Project: Hundreds of thousands of innocent New Yorkers of Color stopped and frisked.

NYCLU report. Click here.

Check out these New York Daily News reports.

May 6, 2010 headline: Decades of bad busts by authorities costs the city $305 million
Lead and followup paragraph:
The city has shelled out $305 million in the last 10 years to settle claims of false arrest, wrongful conviction and excessive force by cops, the Daily News has learned.

The number of such suits has been rising steadily in the last decade and hit a high of 1,800 last year – possibly because of the recession.

Read full story here.

May 6, 2010 headline: Top 10 payouts for bad busts over past decade
Lead and followup paragraph:
Top 10 payouts for wrongful prosecution, false arrest and excessive force over the past decade:

Read more here.

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