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Readers sound off on Dermot Shea, elephant’s ruling and Dr. Jill Biden

Readers sound off on Dermot Shea, elephant’s ruling and Dr. Jill Biden
Forest Hills: I was deeply discouraged to read NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea’s quotes in the Daily News (“NYPD’s top cop blames bail reform for ’14-year high’ in NYC shootings,” Dec. 8).

No, bail reform isn’t the problem Forest Hills: I was deeply discouraged to read NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea’s quotes in the Daily News (“NYPD’s top cop blames bail reform for ’14-year high’ in NYC shootings,” Dec.(Theodore Parisienne/for New York Daily News) A July report found that less than 1% of 11,000 people released from incarceration under new bail laws had any involvement in shootings.Melvin Overdone Brooklyn: It seems as if it’s personal to the Daily News, with such vitriol against Mr.William Bredin Ditto Brooklyn: To Voicer Pat Wilson: I read with interest your letter regarding the difficulty in reading most articles in the Daily News.

Ed Greenspan The Daily News Flash Newsletter Weekdays You are now following this newsletter.Shea’s statements amount to little more than fear-mongering and lack any data-supported evidence of the impact of bail reform.

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