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New York, NY - Bratton: NYPD Will Cooperate Fully With FBI Investigation Of Officers

Published on: April 5, 2016 01:17 PM
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New York, NY - The NYPD has pledged its full cooperation to the FBI in an unfolding corruption probe that reportedly involves numerous members of the police force.

As previously reported on VIN News, Detective Michael Milici, who has long been in charge of community affairs in the 66th Precinct which includes Borough Park and portions of Midwood, was stripped of his badge and gun and was placed on modified duty after refusing to answer questions posed to him by a grand jury on Monday.

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton shared little information on the matter when questioned by reporters at Brooklyn Borough Hall, as reported by The Daily News, saying that an agreement with the FBI kept him from commenting on the investigation.

“The nature of the business…always results unfortunately in investigations,” said Bratton.  “We’ll just have to see where the investigation goes, and it’s something as you would expect we will participate in and cooperate fully with.”

Sources said that the officers in question had performed favors including Police escorts to private events for several prominent Orthodox Jewish businessman in exchange for gifts.

“It comes down to one word, ‘Greed,’” said one source.


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 Apr 05, 2016 at 05:06 PM musthavegum Says:

please forgive me for asking
whats the big deal here for a funeral escort that that he received for a funeral
you got to be kidding

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 Apr 05, 2016 at 05:12 PM CHAIM Says:

WILL WE NEED APPLE TO OPEN THEIR PHONES?

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 Apr 05, 2016 at 09:29 PM Anonymous Says:

Reply to #1  
musthavegum Says:

please forgive me for asking
whats the big deal here for a funeral escort that that he received for a funeral
you got to be kidding

The funeral was during working hours. One can't pretend you're working and take on another job. That's just fraud.

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