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This is What the NYPD’s Failed Muslim Surveillance Program Actually Looked...

April 17, 2014   On Tuesday, the NYPD announced it would dismantle its Demographics Unit, the controversial squad of plainclothes officers tasked with monitoring and gathering...

NJ attorney general tells Muslim leaders that NYPD unit has stopped...

NEWARK, N.J. — The state attorney general assured a group of Muslim leaders Wednesday that a New York City police unit that conducted surveillance...

NYPD official: Muslim spying by secret Demographics Unit generated no leads,...

NEW YORK — In more than six years of spying on Muslim neighborhoods, eavesdropping on conversations and cataloguing mosques, the New York Police Department’s...

White House, NY lawmaker back NYPD after report undercover police eavesdropped...

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama’s counterterrorism adviser and the Republican chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee are offering support for the New York...