Teenage NYPD Informant Baited Muslims [Report]
Black Enterprise Magazine July/August 2018 Issue

Shamiur Rahman, 19, says he “baited” Muslims into conversations about terrorism and jihad when he worked as a NYPD informant.

Sheimeir is an American of Bangladeshi descent who says the police told him to “create and capture,” which involved creating a conversation about jihad or terrorism, then capturing the response and sending it to the NYPD, according to Loop 21.

He earned as much as $1,000 a month and a pass on his marijuana arrests.

Read more at Loop 21.

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Makkada B. Selah is a journalist based in New York City.


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