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NEW JERSEYANS SAY GRAND JURY WRONG NOT TO INDICT IN NEW YORK CITY POLICE CHOKING CASE

A clear majority of New Jerseyans say a Staten Island grand jury was wrong in its failure to indict New York City police officer Daniel Panteleo in the choking death of Eric Garner, according to a new Rutgers-Eagleton Poll. At the same time, residents are significantly more supportive of the nonindictment in the Ferguson, Mo., … Read more …

Posted at 2:30 am December 11, 2014, in NYPD, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

NYPD SURVEILLANCE OKAY WITH NEW JERSEYANS

Most New Jersey residents support the secret monitoring of Muslim groups by the New York City Police Department, according to a new Rutgers-Eagleton Poll. Just under half (47 percent) say the monitoring was necessary to protect the country, while 32 percent condemn it as a violation of civil liberties. Another 12 percent volunteer that while … Read more …

Posted at 12:00 pm March 30, 2012, in New Jersey Politics & Issues, NYPD, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll

MIXED SUPPORT FOR OCCUPY WALL STREET IN NEW JERSEY; BUT MOST SAY CAMPS SHOULD NOT BE SHUT DOWN

On the heels of today’s early morning removal of Occupy Wall Street protestors from Zuccotti Park by New York City police, a new Rutgers-Eagleton Poll shows that nearly two-thirds of New Jersey registered voters who are aware of the Occupy movement believe the protestors should be allowed to maintain their camps and demonstrations. Only 23 … Read more …

Posted at 12:01 pm November 15, 2011, in NYPD, Rutgers-Eagleton Poll