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NYPD investigating video of officer shouting 'Trump 2020' on loudspeaker

Added 10-25-20 01:23:02pm EST - “The New York Police Department is looking into a video that appeared to show an officer endorsing President Trump.” - Washingtonexaminer.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Washingtonexaminer.com: “NYPD investigating video of officer shouting 'Trump 2020' on loudspeaker”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

The New York Police Department is looking into a video that appeared to show an officer endorsing President Trump.

"We are aware of this video and it is under investigation by our Brooklyn South Investigation Unit," the NYPD tweeted on Sunday. "Police officers must remain apolitical."

We are aware of this video and it is under investigation by our Brooklyn South Investigation Unit.Police officers must remain apolitical. https://t.co/a3XyWCNceb

Video posted to social media shows an individual asking an officer to repeat the phrase "Trump 2020" into his patrol car speaker. "Trump 2020. Put it on YouTube. Put it on Facebook. Trump 2020," the officer said. "Take a picture. Take a picture. Take a video. Put it on your Facebook. Put it on your Youtube. Have some fun." Later, the officer appears to jokingly call the individual a "tough guy."

An NYPD spokesperson reportedly added that "the NYPD plans to come to an expedient resolution" as a result of its investigation. In response to the incident, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said "any NYPD Officer pushing any political agenda while on duty will face consequences."

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