NYC police commissioner booed off stage at Brown

Kelly-and-PareProvidence Journal

PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- New York's police commissioner Raymond Kelly was booed off the stage at Brown University and did not get to speak Tuesday afternoon.

Kelly was to deliver a lecture Tuesday at Brown on "proactive policing."

Kelly was to discuss his time as head of the New York Police Department and his efforts to drive down crime in a lecture called "Proactive Policing in America's Biggest City" on Tuesday afternoon.

Before the lecture, some students and social justice activists marched, carrying signs that stated "Stop & frisk doesn't stop crime" and "Stop police brutality," to protest the Kelly's police department's stop-and-frisk policy and its surveillance of Muslims. (Read more)


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