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Media: new York police suspends single patrols

Police American city of new York suspends a single patrol of city streets for its staff during protests caused by the death of the African-American George Floyd after detention by police, the newspaper Daily News.

It is noted that the prohibition applies to all employees of the NYPD, regardless of sector.

On Thursday and Friday in some areas of new York held a protest against the tyranny of the police against African Americans. The biggest rally was held in Brooklyn on Friday night, he turned into a riot. Protesters torched a police car, pelted security forces with improvised items. Clashed. More than 200 protestors in new York were arrested.

Earlier, riots erupted in Minneapolis and several other cities after the death of the African-American George Floyd at the hands of the police. In the Internet appeared the video, which show that the police put the handcuffs Floyd, knocked him down and piled on top of him, the three of us, and one of them stepped on his knee on the neck. Floyd on video several times says that he can not breathe, then fades. Floyd died in intensive care. After the riots, fired four police officers and one of them was accused of murder by negligence.