NYC Mayor Agrees to Cut $1 Billion From NYPD, But Reformers Call BS

N. Jamiyla Chisholm, Colorlines, June 30, 2020. The original version of this article appeared in Colorlines and can be found here. Following a major tug-of-war between New York City public officials and activists, Mayor Bill de Blasio finally agreed to cut $1 billion from the New York Police Department’s (NYPD) massive budget Tuesday (June 30), NBC New York reports. The NYPD cut is part of an $88.1 billion…

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