Crime and Incidents

NYC to Ease Punishment for Littering and Public Urination

A trash can full of garbage is on Sixth Avenue right before it was emptied by a sanitation truck, in New York City, in this file photo. (Benjamin Chasteen/Epoch Times)
A trash can full of garbage is on Sixth Avenue right before it was emptied by a sanitation truck, in New York City, in this file photo. (Benjamin Chasteen/Epoch Times)

NEW YORK—New York City will reduce the penalties for minor offenses like littering and public urination under a package of bills approved by the City...

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