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A member of the city of Albuquerque’s Criminal Nuisance Abatement Unit forces a man to pose with an oversized Ace of Spades playing card. (Courtesy of city CAO Rob Perry)

City strike force video condemned


Set to the gruff stylings of English metal band Motörhead’s 1980 song “Ace of Spades,” a 5-year-old video obtained by the Journal shows members of APD’s Criminal Nuisance Abatement Unit engaging in what current and former city officials call “unprofessional and unacceptable conduct” for police officers.

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