Right to Know Act Is Law

As of October 19, 2018 the Right To Know Act is now law! New Yorkers have new protections when it comes to searches by the NYPD as well as the right to know the identity of police officers who are stopping them in SOME instances. It's important to Know Your Rights and read up on what these important new laws mean for you and your communities.

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Are you passionate about police accountability? Want to support powerful work to end discriminatory and abusive policing in NY? Believe that the communities most impacted by the issues should be at the center of the movements to change them? We're looking for motivated, qualified candidates to join the CPR team. Check out our open positions and apply today.


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Know Your Rights!

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.

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NYS top court hears arguments over release of NYPD officer discipline records https://t.co/45tWBLy1eh
November 15, 2018 - 4:12pm
A culture of impunity: "from 2011 to 2015 at least 319 New York Police Department employees who committed offenses… https://t.co/2SmdSAjTYQ
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