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NYCLU Statement on Hollow Police Defunding Proposal

NEW YORK - Today Mayor de Blasio and City Council Speaker Johnson reached a budget deal that purports to cut $1 billion from the NYPD's budget, but in reality only shuffles police officers into other agencies without reinvesting police dollars into impacted communities and vital

June 29, 2020 Police Accountability

National Lawyers Guild and NYCLU Demand Buffalo Police End Harassment of Legal Observers

BUFFALO – The Buffalo Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild and the New York Civil Liberties Union sent a letter to Mayor Byron Brown, Police Commissioner Byron Lockwood, and Buffalo Common Council President Darius Pridgen today, demanding the end of police harassment of Legal Ob

June 19, 2020 Protest Rights Detention and Due Process Civilian Oversight of Police Police Accountability Criminal Justice Reform Due Process and Justice