The New York Police Department has identified two officers who used agency computers to sanitize Wikipedia entries about incidents of police brutality.
Eric Garner died shortly after his Staten Island chokehold arrest July 17, 2014. YouTube
“Two officers, who have been identified, were using department equipment to access Wikipedia and make entries,” NYPD commissioner Bill Bratton said. “I don’t anticipate any punishment, quite frankly.”
The agency did not identify the officers, who a police source told DNAinfo were exercising “their First Amendment right.” However, the two officers might be reprimanded for using their employer’s computers for unrelated work.
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