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'WE LIVE HERE': How the NYPD Turned a Shrine into An Occupation

Josmar Trujillo | Posted 04.01.2016 | New York
Josmar Trujillo

If another gang raid is in the works, it's unlikely to help a situation where young people are surrounded by violence, poverty and police surveillance. In fact, it's just part of a cycle that keeps unfolding on both ends of Harlem.

Media Says Kids Are in a Gang Because Police Said So

Josmar Trujillo | Posted 12.09.2015 | New York
Josmar Trujillo

In a classic example of the media being stenographers for law enforcement, DNAinfo delivers a piece built exclusively off of the word of police sources. Almost every single paragraph ends with 'police sources say', 'police said' or some other variation.

Eyes on the Prize: De Blasio Targets Public Housing While Parents Seek Solutions

Josmar Trujillo | Posted 11.11.2015 | New York
Josmar Trujillo

It's a full court press from city hall as mayor Bill de Blasio's administration takes another step towards the 'tough on crime' persona he's begun to ...

NYC Murder Rate Falling To Historic Low, Says NYPD

Newsday | Anthony M. Destefano | Posted 09.01.2013 | New York

Homicides in New York City are dropping to the point where if current trends continue, the number of killings could this year sink to lowest levels si...