Last month was the safest June on record, police officials said
Bio: Azi Paybarah is a reporter for Capital. He has covered politics for The New York Observer, WNYC, The New York Sun and the New York Press.
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Mullins said addressing the problem of stop-and-frisk “was simple enough to do,” but “the message,” sent from politicians running for office was that “police were stopping everyone for no reason,” and faulted police “to the point that the police were the bad guys.”
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Mayor Bill de Blasio, who ordered additional security at black chruches, said on twitter: “Charleston, you're in our thoughts tonight.”
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