In Response to Increase in Hate Crimes and “Proud Boys” Assaults, Lancman Introduces Legislation to Create Task Force to Combat White Supremacist Violence

NEW YORK – Council Member Rory I. Lancman, chair of the Committee on the Justice System, today introduced legislation, Intro. 1324, to establish a task force to develop strategies to prevent white supremacist violence. The task force is charged with studying white supremacist organizations and acts of violence encouraged by these organizations, and making recommendations to the Mayor and the City Council for improving safety procedures. READ MORE