For Immediate Release: April 8th, 2013
Citizens Crime Commission President, Richard Aborn, released the following statement:
The New York Police Department is an extraordinary law enforcement agency. Under the outstanding leadership of Commissioner Ray Kelly our brave men and women in blue have driven down crime to historic lows. As a result, New York City is the safest large city in America.
Recently there has been much discussion about the role of an Inspector General (I.G.) as it relates to the NYPD.
As we move into a new administration, we ask ourselves "if we were designing a major urban police force today would independent oversight be an element?" To us, the clear answer is yes.
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