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Cops Conduct Fewer Probes Involving Muslims and Other Religious and Political Groups, Says NYPD Monitor

Police appear to be conducting fewer investigations intruding on peoples’ religious and political activity, according to a report issued Thursday by a former federal judge appointed to monitor such probes.

A police official said the report should refute “assertions that the NYPD engages in unwarranted surveillance of political groups or the Muslim community.”

Officers’ requests for such investigations declined by 4% between March 2018 and March 2019, says the report by ex-federal judge Stephen Robinson.

Read more at New York Daily News

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