#BankingWhileBlack: Chase Employees Call Police on Black Mayor in Upstate NY

Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas had the police called on him when he tried to deposit a six-figure check

Chase employees at a White Plains branch called the police when Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas, who is Black, tried conduct regular city business, even accompanied by a police detective (also not white). Thomas was trying to deposit a six-figure check and access information for the city's account.

Thomas held a press conference to call out the problem of racially biased police calls and the denial of his access to city accounts.

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Chase is the worst bank in the world.