Edward Mullins, a controversial police sergeant whom former NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton once called "Crazy Eddie," declared Sessions an honorary member of his organization on Friday.
While solving murders was difficult, especially with corrupt cops, the police could make quick work out of the impoverished people out front in the public's eye -- burnishing the credibility of both politicians and the NYPD at the same time.
There have been a number of disturbing events of police misconduct around the country that have been caught on tape and we must make sure these officers are properly disciplined. But we must not lose sight of the fact that every day, New York's thin blue line keep all of us safe and they continue to do so by breaking previous crime lows.
Fake blood splattered all over Bratton's face in December of 2014, at the height of protests in the city There, voices, however
"It's not that we don't need policing. The problem is that the police that we've been given are not benefitting the people."
Bill Bratton Said Donald Trump 'Scares' Him
Bratton was appointed by Mayor Bill de Blasio in 2014.
There were other stories from vendors in El Barrio from the last couple of weeks: one woman, I was told, had her entire grill
Mayor Bill de Blasio is trying to help end the school-to-prison pipeline.
Bill Bratton has called the Black Lives Matter movement a "leaderless crusade."
I feel as if I have a responsibility as an artist to bring awareness to harm caused by guns.
At a community meeting I attended last summer in Brooklyn, a resident complained to the Commanding Officer of the local precinct about a violent crime that occurred on her block: a gun point robbery. What were the police doing to solve the crime and to ensure that it doesn't happen again, the woman asked?
It's part of a new initiative to improve community relations.
A reported 120 alleged gang members had been were arrested, surpassing the 2014 raid in West Harlem's Grant and Manhattanville Houses for the biggest in the city's history. One man even fell to his death from a building as he ran away from cops. Since the shooting death of police officer Randolph Holder last October, the frequency of the raids has notably increased.