NYPD changes policy after controversial standoff with protester at NYC home

AmNews Staff Reports | 8/11/2020, 5:27 p.m.
The NYPD has made policy changes following a controversial standoff between police and a Black Lives Matter protest organizer at ...

The NYPD has made policy changes following a controversial standoff between police and a Black Lives Matter protest organizer at his Manhattan home last week, Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Tuesday.

The mayor said the decision on how and when to effectuate the arrest was made at a much lower level than what should have been allowed.

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