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AUGUST 2020

Shootings Surge In New York Following Disbanding Of Plainclothes Anti-Crime Unit

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Shootings Surge In New York Following Disbanding Of Plainclothes Anti-Crime Unit

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The New York Post has reported that in the period following the New York City Police Department’s move on 15 June of this year to dismantle a plainclothes unit of approximately 600 officers dedicated to combatting crime on the streets, the number of shootings was about three times greater than during the same time period in 2019.

Overall, more shootings occurred in June 2020 than in any June since 1996, the New York Post reported, citing information from the New York City Police Department.

Officers from the disbanded unit were to be reassigned, the outlet previously reported.

“Without having this tool it will be much harder to tackle rising felony crimes, ‘shots fired’ jobs and the growing number of illegal guns pouring into the neighborhoods,” NYPD Sgt. Joseph Imperatrice, a former unit supervisor said according to the Post.

Commissioner Dermot Shea during a recent interview was asked about the reason for high crime levels.

“It’s bail reform. It’s COVID. It’s emptying out prisons,” he said, noting that “one of the most frustrating pieces right now is a criminal justice system that is just not working. And I’m calling on Albany to fix it. Fix it now.”

“I met with the five district attorneys of New York City last week on this issue. We have thousands and thousands of cases backlogged,” Shea said during the interview.

Another law enforcement official told the Post:

“This is what the politicians wanted — no bail, nobody in Rikers, cops not arresting anyone. All those things equal people walking around on the street with guns, shooting each other.”

The shooting spree includes at least five murders.

The former members of the NYPD’s anti-crime unit were reassigned to uniformed patrol duties on Monday — part of what Police Commissioner Dermot Shea called a “seismic” shift affecting some 600 police. LINK

President Trump on Sunday remarked upon the cities of Chicago and New York and their high shooting numbers, and said that the federal government is ready to provide additional assistance if the cities’ leaders ask for help.

The spike in shooting incidents comes in the aftermath of the generalized upsurge in social disturbances and disorder doe to the widespread protests and vandalism caused by the killing of George Floyd in May.

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  • Ivanus59

    Police or no police, when you are owned by Israel you’re fucked either way, the police won’t save you from the zionists.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3HLclUBl8gs

    • <>

      I love people like you Ivan, blaming all the shit on us. But it won’t change the reality, black people are rioting and even the police can’t stop them without a bloodshed. The aid we get from the U.S is for military purposes only, it has nothing to do with civilian issues or unemployment in the U.S even if you try to post fake news.

      • TIGRICA19937

        YEWS ARE DIRTY BASTARDS.

        • <>

          You’ve just earned yourself a nice block, bye.

    • Peter Moy

      Anyone with an IQ above room temperature knows that the two major political parties in the US – Democrats and the Republicans – are both bought and paid for whores of their Zionist pressure groups and owners. The US political system is a rigged, fixed suckers game. You either support the Zionists at the expense of your fellow citizens or you get smeared so bad that you either do not seek office or you will never be elected. Anyone who thinks the politicians give a damn about you is a brainwashed, uninformed, misinformed fool. They will give you crumbs while continuing to give billions of dollars away to scumbags who laugh at the misery in US cities. Just compare the pictures of new Zionist housing settlements in illegally seized Palestinian land to the shithole ghettos that millions of Americans live in. These settlements would be considered “luxury housing” or “gated communities” compared to the US ghettos. The US world is definitely upside down.

  • FlorianGeyer

    Wow, I never saw that coming.
    I thought the black gangs were going to become the saviours of peace and harmony with all of them going to church and the mosque to pray several times a week. :)

  • RichardD

    US cities are going to become a good place to stay out of due to rising crime, including violent crime. Particularly ones in democratic states run by democratic mayors. Who’ve repeatedly demonstrated negligence and incompetence. As illustrated in spades by the scamdemic and rioting. Where they’ve disarmed the citizens and police, stood down and disbanded the police and have prosecutors with a no charge no prosecution policy. Unless it’s the victim that they prosecute while they let the criminal walk.

  • Me&Myself None

    I won’t be surprised if the new wave of shootings are being carried out by the former members of that unit.

  • cechas vodobenikov

    US enjoys the most violent crime per capita of all nations—their insouciant police will eat donuts and sip Starbucks while the amerikans kill each other—sure defund the police and have BLM loot the gated communities…doubtful; they will hire some ranchers that can shoot….civil war empire