New York City police detectives are highlighting an attack on a detective as a symbol of a city that has lost its way.
On Monday, a detective was processing the scene of a Queens robbery shortly before noon when he was attacked in broad daylight,
The Detectives’ Endowment Association pushed video of the incident out on social media.
“Welcome to NYC!” the NYPD union tweeted. “Even as our Detectives investigate crimes they’re attacked by emboldened criminals, who have quickly realized there are no consequences for law breakers in our city. The DEA is calling for this violence to be fully prosecuted as we look to file civil charges.”
WARNING: The following video contains violent images that some viewers may find disturbing:
Welcome to NYC!
Even as our Detectives investigate crimes they’re attacked by emboldened