Tuesday, September 4, 2018

De Blasio money giveaway: NYC has shelled out $384M in 5 years to settle NYPD suits


Since Bill de Blasio, second worse mayor in New York history behind David Dinkins
, laws have been changed to make it real easy to sue NYPD.  And his voters in the Black and Latino communities have taken advantage.   

NY Post reports New York City has shelled out $384 million in taxpayer funds to settle cases of police misconduct over the past five years — and more than half of the suits brought against officers didn’t even go to trial, a Post analysis has found. 

Some of the settled cases involved allegations of wrongful imprisonment or police brutality.
But others were seemingly nuisance suits of the kind that Mayor de Blasio vowed in January 2015 to crackdown on.

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