NYPD Crackdown in Bronx was Human Rights Violation, Says International Watchdog

September 30, 2020 Eric Klein 0

“The New York City police blocked people from leaving before the curfew and then used the curfew as an excuse to beat, abuse, and arrest people who were protesting peacefully,” said Ida Sawyer, co-author of the Human Rights Watch report. “It was a planned operation with no justification that could cost New York taxpayers millions of dollars.”

Eight-Year-Old Girl Shot at Patterson Houses

September 23, 2020 Sasha Gonzales 0

The child suffered a gunshot wound to her stomach shortly after 9 a.m. inside her family’s apartment in Mott Haven. Her mother rushed her to Lincoln Hospital, where she is recovering and expected to survive, authorities said.