Felix Kumi, 61, was walking to an auto repair shop in Mount Vernon Friday to pick up his car when he was inadvertently shot by an undercover involved in a tense confrontation with a man.
The gloves are off in the battle between the current NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton and his predecessor Raymond Kelly.
Deputy Chief Kim Royster was promoted to assistant chief Monday, the highest uniformed rank in department history for a black woman.
For years, New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani and the NYPD waged a small-scale war in Times Square to turn it into a family-friendly tourist attraction on par with Las Vegas. It succeeded... mostly. Porn shops were replaced with toy stores and chain restaurants. Show More Summary
A Queens teen arrested for playing music from his phone on a subway platform plans to sue the NYPD after a judge tossed the criminal case.
An undercover NYPD officer fatally shot an innocent bystander -- and wounded a suspected armed robber -- during a gun-buy gone awry in Mount Vernon on Friday, police said. Felix Kumi, 61, of Mount Vernon, died of his wounds at 12:55 a.m. Show More Summary
A couple of cops in Brooklyn tracked down a gunman who tried to kill a foe over the weekend — after recognizing his photo on a wanted poster that was...
Costumers plying tourists for money isn’t anything new in Times Square: stop by and you’ll likely see a variety of characters to take a picture with, for a small fee. Now, the NYPD is asking Disney to help crack down. Read more...
An innocent bystander dies hours after being at the wrong place at the wrong time during a robbery/gun-buy situation gone bad. An undercover NYPD officer accidentally wounded Felix Kumi, 61, of Mount Vernon. Newsday reports that the officer was confronting an armed robber Friday around 4 p.m. Show More Summary
Officer opens fire on armed suspect during undercover gun buy that went bad, police say
Cops are looking for a man who allegedly assaulted a woman with a cane after the two came to blows over a subway seat dispute last weekend. [ more › ]
A police officer shooting at a fleeing suspect during an undercover gun buy that went wrong killed a 61-year-old bystander in the New York City suburb of Mount Vernon, police said on Saturday. Two suspects were taken into custody during the investigation into the sale of illegal guns, the New York Police Department said in a statement. Show More Summary
An innocent bystander was killed in an illegal gun investigation gone horribly awry in Westchester on Friday, after an NYPD officer opened fire in response to a gun being pulled on him. [ more › ]
The 61-year-old bystander hit by a stray bullet when an undercover NYPD cop opened fire during a gun buy-and-bust gone bad has died.
NYPD cops shot and wounded at least two people in Mt. Vernon, N.Y., Friday evening, police sources said.
The final tab is official — the murderous NYPD Mafia Cops have cost taxpayers a whopping $18.4 million.
Beginning September 21, NYPD officers will have to issue "receipts" to anyone they stop, but do not arrest, and offer an explanation for the encounter. Officers will also have to fill in their badge number and provide contact information for the Civilian Review Board, in case citizens want to file a complaint. Show More Summary
A clueless cop who allegedly had his car torched to collect insurance money sabotaged himself by bringing his cellphone to the crime scene.
A report released by City Comptroller Scott Stringer this week reveals that New Yorkers filed a record 9,448 tort claims against the NYPD last year, with complaints covering civil rights violations, police misconduct, injuries, and property damage. [ more › ]
The NYPD has arrested a man who allegedly raped a 52-year-old woman in Bed-Stuy last week. Police say he also threatened to shoot her and broke her teeth. [ more › ]