A video shows the officer sitting in a marked police vehicle in Brooklyn’s Flatbush neighborhood
The NYPD has been suspended an officer after a video was posted on social media showing the cop in violation of department rules when he used the speaker from his patrol car to say: “Trump 2020.”
The NYPD tweeted Sunday that the police officer who is under investigation for using a department vehicle’s loudspeaker for political purposes has been suspended without pay effective immediately.
Suspended without pay; The police officer who is under investigation for using a department vehicle’s loud speaker for political purposes has been suspended, effective immediately.
— NYPD NEWS (@NYPDnews) October 25, 2020
After two different videos surfaced that captured the Saturday evening incident, the department confirmed on Sunday morning it had begun an initial investigation.
The videos show the officer sitting in a marked police vehicle in Brooklyn’s Flatbush neighborhood. Delivering a robust show of support for President Trump, the officer shouted through the loudspeaker: “Trump 2020. Put it on…