NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea said Monday that rumors of his resignation as part of a massive shake-up just over six months after he was named top cop are “absolutely false.”
“I absolutely feel I have the support of the mayor,” Shea said in an interview with NY1.
Mayor Bill de Blasio slapped down chatter that Shea and Monahan were out during morning television appearances Monday.
“I’m going to be blunt. This is idiocy,” the mayor said on PIX11. “First of all, these are two leaders I’ve been working with constantly for years. They are in their jobs because I put them there.”
He added, “I think very highly of Dermot Shea and Terence Monahan.”
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