NYC Mayoral Candidates on Policing

The two leading mayoral candidates, Joe Lhota and Bill de Blasio, have expressed very different views on a variety of policing issues. Here’s a PROP infographic that compares the candidates’ stated positions on policing concerns other than stop ­and ­frisk. Given these stark contrasts on NYPD practices, it is fair to say that November’s general election will, in effect, represent a referendum on stop­ and ­frisk and other NYPD tactics. It is yours and every New Yorker’s responsibility to get out and vote on November 5th.

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