Breaking news out of New York City where we’re seeing reports that the FBI raided the offices of the NYPD’s Sergeants Benevolent Association this morning:
BREAKING | Feds descend on offices of NYPD sergeants union
While the details of the investigation were not revealed, an FBI spokeswoman confirmed the agency was “carrying out a law enforcement action in connection with an ongoing investigation.”https://t.co/69vdFCxFf0
— New York Daily News (@NYDailyNews) October 5, 2021
FBI agents are reportedly still inside the building:
— Myles N. Miller (@MylesMill) October 5, 2021
But nobody seems to know what it’s about:
— Aaron Katersky (@AaronKatersky) October 5, 2021
The union had come under fire last year for doxxing Mayor Bill de Blasio’s daughter after she was arrested during BLM protests:
This is the union whose head doxxed de Blasio's daughter, FYI.
— Emma Vigeland (@EmmaVigeland) October 5, 2021
There is going to be a lot of this from NYC Dems over the coming days:
— Ritchie Torres (@RitchieTorres) October 5, 2021
So far, there’s no response to the raid on their Twitter account:
We’ll keep you posted.
Feds left with two boxes of evidence:
FBI agents carrying out boxes of evidence from the @SBANYPD headquarters in Manhattan. The feds searched that office and the home of #SBA president Ed Mullins #nbc4ny @jonathan4ny pic.twitter.com/OmtjBiMNGd
— Pei-Sze Cheng (@PeiSzeCheng4NY) October 5, 2021
Editor’s note: This post has been updated.