5:05PM EST: According to an exclusive report by www.FlatbushScoop.com, the NYPD officer who forced an Orthodox man to write on Shabbos, is being transferred out of the precinct, and out of the Boro. Additional disciplinary action is pending against the officer as well.
This decision by the NYPD was made after an intense investigation into the entire incident.
Brooklyn South Chief Joseph Fox,along with the Commanding Officer of the precinct must be publicly commended for their personal involvement, and for taking appropriate action, following this troubling incident. Additionally, members of the NYPD’s Community Affairs Unit deserve much credit for working diligently throughout the ordeal.