The FBI raided the headquarters of a New York Police Department union on Tuesday, according to multiple media reports.
An FBI spokesperson told The New York Daily News that the bureau was “carrying out a law enforcement action in connection with an ongoing investigation” into the Sergeants Benevolent Association.
The SBA represents 13,000 NYPD members and is the fifth-largest police union in the United States, according to its website.
The New York Daily News reported:
The union is headed by [Ed] Mullins, a brash leader known for his over-the-top social media attacks on NYPD leadership and Mayor [Bill] de Blasio. Mullins, a member of the NYPD since January 1982, took