Updated: June 02, 2020 06:00 AM
Created: June 02, 2020 04:04 AM
While the governor says he stands with the protesters - police across the state are pushing back.
The New York State Troopers PBA wrote an open letter to the governor, saying they find it appalling he hasn't condemned the violence directed at them.
The union says troopers will protect everyone's right to protest - but once people engage in criminal activity, it is no longer a protest, but a riot.
To read the full letter from the New York State Troopers PBA, click here.
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