Tag Archives: police

Harlem Riot of 1964

How to Police the Police

In response to 1964 Harlem riots, John Lindsay, then mayor of New York, proposed a civilian board that would review complaints against the city’s police. Today, there are more than 200 such boards across the country and more police departments are considering them. ... More

Cartoons: The Police

From the local beat cop to national enforcement agencies, they’re out there every day, working to keep us safe. With Post cartoons from as far back as 1943, we salute them with a smile. ... More