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New York City Police Commissioner Dermot Shea has filed for retirement, sources confirmed to WNYC/Gothamist, ending a two year run as the NYPD’s top cop that’s been marked by disruption and controversy.
According to the NYPD, there have been 309 hate crimes reported so far this year.
"We know the damage that sexual assaults inflict on survivors. Compounding that damage with insensitive comments and wild conspiracy theories only further amplifies the cruelty."
Bratton called the death of a Staten Island man during an arrest a "tragedy."
The new police commissioner says he's adjusted his thinking a bit since his last round as commissioner in 1994.
The city is widely expected to descend into bedlam when Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio takes office in January, but fearful taxpayers should rest easy knowing that if nothing else, Ray Kelly will be safe.
If Teflon Ray Kelly steps down as NYPD top cop former police commish Bill Bratton would be happy to come back.
While traveling to Mass at St. Patrick's Cathedral this morning, Police
Photo of last year's parade from shortonbrains' flickr In a policing