Trump Administration Working "Hand In Hand" With NYPD To Blame Violent Crime On Bail Reform

Gun violence has skyrocketed in Brooklyn, and state bail reforms won’t keep dangerous criminals behind bars, so the NYPD is partnering with the FBI to prosecute shooters in federal court—avoiding the state system entirely—in order to keep New Yorkers safe.

That’s the thrust of a recent report on NY1, which details the rise of shootings in Brownsville’s 73rd Precinct, which has seen 19 murders and 86 shooting victims through Labor Day this year, up from 11 murders and 44 victims in 2019.

NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea in July. JASON SZENES/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock Gun violence has skyrocketed in Brooklyn, and state bail reforms won’t keep dangerous criminals behind bars, so the NYPD is partnering with the FBI to prosecute shooters in federal court—avoiding the state system entirely—in order to keep New Yorkers safe.

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