‘There’s a lot of trepidation’: New NYPD ‘Game Truck’ met with mixed reaction of both praise and skepticism

The New York Police Department this month rolled out a video “game truck” in an effort to connect with youth, particularly in low-income neighborhoods, where community relations with law enforcement have been strained thanks to generations of mistrust. But despite the NYPD’s stated intent, the game truck program has its critics.

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