Though it hopes to reduce tensions by pointing out that police are sometimes a target as well, the union is drawing fire from some quarters.
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A video produced by the NYPD sergeants union claiming that police officers are victims of "blue racism" is being picked apart online, with critics calling the segment both offensive and laughable. The president of the NYPD sergeants union joined about six cops to protest the promotion of the mander of a Staten Island precinct on Sunday morning — fuming that he has risen through the ranks The union for sergeants on Wednesday announced a $500 reward for citizens who e to the aid in violent confrontations with suspects resisting arrest. Tags: nypd, union, offers, reward, City's top cop once again The city’s top cop on Tuesday praised a precinct mander being promoted despite accusations abusive behavior toward underlings. “I’m not going to judge him by one incident,”