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After a year of all kinds of crimes taking place on the New York City subway system, the MTA is taking new steps to ensure the safety of its passengers and its workers.

Members of the NYPD spied on Muslim residents in the New York and New Jersey, but the inquiries have come to a partial end. Attorney General Jeffrey Chiesa held a private meeting in Newark, N.J. Wednesday (Sept. 4) informing attendees that the surveillance—which the department claimed it started to thwart potential terrorist attacks—is no more. […]

Members of the Muslim community are pursuing legal action against the NYPD for its surveillance of students, business owners, and other citizens belonging to the religion. As of Wednesday (June 6) the New Jersey chapter of the Muslim Advocates became the first group of its kind to file a suit against the department for practices which NYPD […]