NYPD won't enforce wearing of masks: mayor

AmNews Staff Reports | 5/16/2020, 9:19 a.m.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said the New York Police Department will step back from ticketing people for ...
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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said the New York Police Department will step back from ticketing people for gathering in small clusters or for failing to wear a mask.

De Blasio said Friday that the police will continue to disperse large gatherings that are most likely to present a risk of spreading the coronavirus.

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