The NYPD is facing criticism for not adhering to public safety practices while making arrests.
He’s not the only police officer recently accused of cannabis-related thievery. The post NYPD Transit Cop Arrested for Allegedly Stealing Gym Bag Filled With Marijuana appeared first on High Times.
Family members of a woman who was stabbed in Manhattan’s Morningside Park were offended by a police union official’s comments on Sunday that Tessa Majors’ death had to do with cannabis. Many see the remarks as thinly veiled digs at New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s policing priorities. “She was in the park to […]
The New York Police Department (NYPD) has a troubled relationship with cannabis. Historically—and continuing through to the present—much of that relationship has played out in the form of racially discriminate anti-cannabis policing. For example, even though the city has taken steps to decriminalize weed, NYPD cops continue to harrass and arrest people of color for […]