NYC cops post racial slurs in Facebook group

Posted on December 12, 2011


You’d think cops would know better; especially in New York City where the Big Apple’s police department announced earlier this year that they were going to start using Facebook and Twitter to track criminal activity. However, according to the Huffington Post, some NYPD officers were confirmed to have posted racial slurs on a Facebook page called “No More West Indian Day Detail.” Internal affairs is investigating but meanwhile, a local lawmaker is proposing a bill requiring all NYPD cops to reside in five borroughs of the NYC area. The idea is supposed to keep officers in the areas they patrol and help curb racial misconduct.

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