On August 22, 2013 the New York City Council overrode the Mayor's veto to approve landmark Community Safety Act legislation to strengthen and expand the ban on racial and other discriminatory profiling and establish oversight of the NYPD. To see how your council member voted, click here and click here to look up your council member's contact information.More information...
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The first step in protecting your rights is knowing them! CPR has developed a brief booklet to help New Yorkers of all backgrounds understand their rights when interacting with the police. Print copies are available through CPR member groups, or you can download it here.