NYPD Denies Classifiying Mosques as Terrorist Organizations

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NYPD’s Ray Kelly spoke out against AP reports that the department has designated entire mosques as terrorist organizations, and suggested the report is false.

News broke Wednesday that the New York Police Department has dubbed a dozen mosques as terrorist organizations, putting every person who walks through the doors “fair game” for surveillance, the AP reported. These practices are often done without evidence of criminal wrongdoing, the report said. The two reporters, Adam Goldman and Matt Apuzzo, have a book on the department’s anti-terror policies, Enemies Within: Inside the NYPD’s Secret Spying Unit and bin Laden’s Final Plot Against America, coming out next week.

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