NYPD COMMISSIONER BRATTON TO RESIGN AMID PROTESTS AGAINST POLICE BRUTALITY
New York Police Commissioner Bill Bratton will resign Tuesday, a day after protesters called for his ouster, city officials said. He will be replaced by Chief of Department James O’Neill.
On Monday, an all-day demonstration run by the Millions March NYC group, a spin-off of the Black Lives Matter movement, vowed to shut down city hall until Mayor Bill de Blasio fired the commissioner. They also protested against police brutality and a justice system that is not race-blind.
Millions March NYC applauded and took credit for Bratton’s decision. – READ MORE