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NYPD: It’s Not Racist When a Cop Calls You the N-Word | The Root

If you think that headline is clickbait, it’s not. It actually paraphrases the official New York Police Department’s training...

If you think that headline is clickbait, it’s not. It actually paraphrases the official New York Police Department’s training manual.

An official investigation into complaints of biased policing against the NYPD’s officers reveals, among other things, that the outfit doesn’t consider cops using racial slurs as evidence of bias; that the vast majority of people who accuse NYPD officers of racial profiling and bias are black; and, the almost unbelievable fact: that the NYPD has never disciplined an officer for racial profiling and biased policing.

Ever.

[Featured Image: Graduation for 822 new NYPD officers in July 2015. ( Stephen Nessen / WNYC )]

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