Bill de Blasio has sent a letter to Mayor Michael Bloomberg announcing that he intends to introduce legislation that would require city officials who were arrested outside of New York City to immediately report the arrest to the New York Police Department and the Department of Investigations. Under current law, when they are arrested in the city, their arrest is reported to the Department of Investigations.
“Stephen Goldsmith’s arrest in Washington, DC, reveals an obvious hole in this policy,” writes the public advocate.
And he accuses Mr. Bloomberg of being less than truthful about the whole incident. Read More