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NYPD Trolled Jails Hoping to Turn Muslims into Informants


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NYPD Trolled Jails Hoping to Turn Muslims into Informants

Jon Queally, staff writer

Despite an announcement last month that the New York City Police Department had disbanded a controversial surveillance unit, the New York Times reports on Sunday that the department has continued to systematically target the city's Muslim communities by recruiting individuals arrested of petty crimes to act as informants for so-called "terrorist investigations."