The following is a statement in response to recent news that the City Council is considering decriminalising minor offences, including fare jumping and bikes on the sidewalk, which are typical of Broken Windows policing. Politically, the Council’s proposals are a positive step in that they reflect the developing reality that ‘broken windows’ policing is under […]
PROP’s next public meeting is Monday, December 8th from 6pm-8pm. We invite anyone who is interested to attend. There will be free pizza! At the meeting, we’ll discuss PROP and CAN updates, activities and future plans of action.
PROP’s newest report calls for systemic reform within the NYPD. The report addresses the ill effects of abusive and discriminatory police practices on low-income neighborhoods around the city, it also includes recommendations for change within the Departments overall culture.
Have we seen positive change under de Blasio and Bratton?