Police officers camped out near the intersection of First Avenue and 23rd Street are targeting cyclists for not using the bike lane, according to a cyclist who shared with Gothamist his encounter with the NYPD, despite the fact that the offense of leaving an available bike lane is governed by a vague law. [ more › ]
A pair of New York's finest posed with 100 tiny bags of pot, tweeting, "One less marijuana dealer on our streets thanks to Officers Sardone and Winter." The twittersphere was not impressed. The weed is the only thing in this picture that won't kill you. Show More Summary
A 31-year-old man grabbed onto the passenger side of an SUV in Soho on Wednesday night and was briefly dragged as the driver sped away, according to the NYPD. [ more › ]
A woman's purse became her unlikely hero recently, when it stopped a bullet from wounding her during a violent carjacking. Read more...
Trump Tower will remain what resembles a police zone -- barricades and all -- even after June when Melania and Barron Trump pack up and move to the White House. NYPD sources tell TMZ... security detail will remain mostly unchanged. ...
Members of the NYPD Auxiliary force commemorated the 10th anniversary of the tragic death of officers Eugene Marshalik and Nicholas Pekearo.
More than half a million people have signed a petition calling for Melania Trump to move out of New York's Trump Tower, or pay for her own security costs. The New York City Police Department (NYPD) recently estimated that the price of...Show More Summary
Madonna's obsessed fan is ready to take New York City and its cops to court for an alleged beatdown, but he's not down to do so on 9/11... out of respect for his fellow firefighters. Robert Linhart's suing the city, claiming NYPD officers roughed…
NYPD says it has found no signs of foul play; family and admirers insist that doesn’t add up
Amidst heightened scrutiny over the NYPD’s questionable response to a sharp uptick in sexual assault in the Greenpoint neighborhood of Brooklyn, DNAinfo reported yesterday that police declined to press charges against two men accused of raping a woman in a portable toilet due to “inconsistencies” in her account. On… Read more...
A Brooklyn federal court judge laughed in the face of ?a ?retired NYPD ?officer who ?pled guilty to running a high-end escort service? Wednesday?, ?after his defense attorney ?claimed ?the ex-cop was merely trying to provide platonic companionship for the deep-pocketed lonely. “I could explain that to any middle schooler in New York City, and they’d...
Neville Smith, who killed a 22-year-old woman in a booze-fueled crash in Queens, was ordered held without bail Wednesday, officials said.
According to Tuesday's charges, officers accepted cash, prostitutes, and vacations in a massive corruption scandal.
Three ex-officers and a former prosecutor were arrested in a scheme that put gun licenses in criminals’ hands.
Police are eyeing two men they say are wanted for the shooting that left a ferry ticket seller and an innocent bystander wounded.
The "Italian Sherlock Holmes" was actually an American battling the Black Hand, an early Mafia group that terrorized immigrants when cops looked the other way.
The latest on a federal gun licensing probe involving former New York Police Department members and a lawyer who once worked as a prosecutor (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Law … Click to Continue »
The U.S. Attorney's office today announced the arrests of now retired NYPD officers who were involved in expediting NYPD gun licenses in exchange for bribes. The arrests are the culmination of a public corruption probe stemming from an investigation into high-profile donors associated with Mayor Bill de Blasio. Show More Summary
Two corrupt cops from the NYPD licensing division took bribes to expedite gun permits for corrupt brokers, according to court docs.