New York City’s ‘burly’ streets may have been designed by cops to protect officers’ reputations

New York, NY — There are some new stories in the city’s history.One of the first, the infamous “burly streets” in New York were designed to protect NYPD officers.It was part of the citys police department’s “Blueprint for Protection,” and in the 1930s and 40s, the city implemented it to protect itself from crime.Now, it’s …