NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The NYPD is eliminating a team dedicated to assisting the homeless.
At midnight, the Homeless Outreach and Shelter Security Unit will no longer exist.READ MORE: Third Accuser Reportedly Comes Forward, Says Gov. Cuomo Acted Inappropriately At 2019 Wedding
Ninety-two police officers, three detectives and 25 sergeant supervisors will now be assigned new roles.READ MORE: COVID 1 Year: CBS2 Speaks To Mount Sinai Doctor Who Diagnosed First Case In New York City
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They have been offered positions with the city Department of Health.