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How well do you know the history of the NYPD?

The history of the New York City Police Department is rich. How much can you recall?

By Megan Wells, Police1 Contributor

The NYPD formed as an attempt from Americans to limit government power and rectify their distrust of a standing army. The people of New York thought that municipal institutions should be close to the people. How much do you know about the rich history of the NYPD?

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