Police Union and NYPD Collaborated to Set Arrest Quotas – In These Times

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OUR COMMON GROUND Omnibus‘s insight:

"In the audio clip, recorded in 2009 by officer Adil Polanco, a union delegate argues for "20-and-1": a monthly quota for each officer of 20 summonses and one arrest. According to several police interviewed by The Nation, some officers are forced to "seek out or even manufacture arrests" in order to meet quotas and avoid department retaliation. "

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