NYPD – Snopes.com http://www.snopes.com The definitive fact-checking site and reference source for urban legends, folklore, myths, rumors, and misinformation. Wed, 18 Oct 2017 01:24:37 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.8 http://www.snopes.com/app/uploads/2017/02/cropped-snopes-drop-light-only-yellow-32x32.png NYPD – Snopes.com http://www.snopes.com 32 32 Were New York Police Denied Service at a Brooklyn Donut Shop? http://www.snopes.com/nypd-denied-service-at-a-brooklyn-dunkin-donuts/ Tue, 08 Aug 2017 22:03:58 +0000 http://www.snopes.com/?p=99698 Ramsey Orta Jailed for Filming Eric Garner’s Death http://www.snopes.com/ramsey-orta-jailed/ Mon, 30 Nov -0001 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.snopes.com/wordpress/?p=54175 New York Police Commissioner Bill Bratton Resigns http://www.snopes.com/2016/08/02/new-york-police-commissioner-bill-bratton-resigns/ Tue, 02 Aug 2016 18:45:16 +0000 http://www.snopes.com/wordpress/?p=44004 Protester Screams in NYPD Cop’s Face http://www.snopes.com/protester-screams-in-cops-face/ Mon, 30 Nov -0001 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.snopes.com/wordpress/?p=42390 Fret Matrix http://www.snopes.com/nyc-subway-isis-warning/ Wed, 18 Nov 2015 18:13:56 +0000 http://www.snopes.com/wordpress/?page_id=12405 Kam Brock NYPD Incident http://www.snopes.com/2015/09/14/kam-brock-nypd-incident/ Mon, 14 Sep 2015 17:34:12 +0000 http://m.snopes.com/?p=7781 NEWS:   In March 2015, Long Island woman Kamilah (Kam) Brock said she had been involuntarily committed by the NYPD for saying President Obama followed her on Twitter. On 23 March 2015, the New York Daily News published an article titled “EXCLUSIVE: L.I. woman says psych ward doctors believed she was delusional for insisting Obama … Continued Metro Canard http://www.snopes.com/mta-subway-gas/ Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:10:28 +0000 http://m.snopes.com/?p=2807 NEWS:   An image of a purported Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) poster warning of “Planned Service Changes” involving a simulated gas attack is circulating on social media. In late June 2015, a photograph of a poster purportedly issued by New York City’s Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA), alerting riders to “Planned Service Changes” involving a simulated … Continued Were Two Men Arrested for Manspreading in New York? http://www.snopes.com/2015/06/02/manspreading-arrest/ Tue, 02 Jun 2015 23:25:40 +0000 http://m.snopes.com/?p=464 At least two men were reportedly arrested for ‘manspreading’ incidents on New York City’s subway system. Comment: This is going around Facebook: ‘Manspreading’: New misdemeanor plaguing NYC subway, first arrests reported But Googling “manspreading” and “police” only gets hits from sites like Newsmax, Breitbart, Free Republic, etc.  Any truth to this? On 28 May 2015, … Continued