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Calm after storm -- NYPD commissioner hopeful

Calm after storm -- NYPD commissioner hopeful
“We’re not looking to throw thousands and thousands of people into prison,” Shea said at a press briefing at One Police Plaza in Lower Manhattan. “But we’ve got to get people off the street that are terrorizing neighborhoods. I see better times ahead.”

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“We’re not looking to throw thousands and thousands of people into prison,” Shea said at a press briefing at One Police Plaza in Lower Manhattan.Shea said the NYPD is emerging from what he called “that dark period” when thousands of cops were sickened with COVID-19 and the city was overflowing with protests in the wake of the killing of George Floyd by police in Minneapolis.

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