A man was found fatally shot in the head on a Staten Island street Thursday night, police said.
Three African American civilian employees of the NYPD sued the department and their supervisors claiming that brass discriminate against minorities by denying them promotions to better paying jobs.
Broken Windows policing is busted — and needs to be thrown out, a police watchdog group says in a report released Thursday.
Cops hunted Thursday for the hit-and-run driver whose speeding Mercedes struck and killed a hapless bicyclist on an East Harlem street.
“I’m half Puerto Rican, and that’s how they get you. Bike on the sidewalk, open alcohol container, things like that,” a young man recently said of New York Police Department officers, in conversation with criminal justice reform advocates. “I am scared of the police if I see one on the street. I’d...
The NYPD has found a new Broken Windows crime, and it's being a man and taking up too much room on the subway. The feminists win again!Gothamist writes that according to a new Police Reform Organizing Project report: On a recent visit to the arraignment part in Brooklyn’s criminal court,... More »
While it would be lovely to live in a world where the NYPD is run like a children's book, we (sadly) live in the real world, and Officer Amelia Bedelia was purportedly demoted for his whimsical suggestions.
Racial profiling certainly appears to be a problem for some law enforcement agencies. It's not often you hear the government arguing that it should be allowed to profile citizens racially, but that's exactly what it did. Unsurprisingly,...Show More Summary
New Jersey prosecutors have dropped charges against an NYPD cop accused of attacking a woman at a casino.
A New York City Police Department official used $60,000 in funds to turn a printing room inside NYPD headquarters into a studio for cops to take Zumba classes, according to a report from the New York Post. But it didn't go over wellShow More Summary
While NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton was beseeching the City Council for more money to hire more cops to handle "the terrorism picture in this city," his handpicked deputy was busy designing an expensive Zumba studio in 1 Police Plaza. [ more › ]
The NYPD has arrested a man they believe has robbed a number of homes in Bed-Stuy this month—and grabbed sleeping victims' necks while they slept. [ more › ]
An NYPD sergeant had a heart attack in Police Headquarters in Manhattan on Wednesday morning, cops said.
Everybody has their favorite exercise craze, and NYPD officials are no different. According to a report from the Post, one NYPD boss spent tens of thousands of dollars to construct a Zumba studio in the basement of Police Headquarters.Deputy Commissioner of Personnel Michael Julian reportedly spent $60,000 to install a... More »
The police are searching for a purse robber who is preying upon people enjoying a Coney Island amusement park. At least six people have had their purses stolen from a Luna Park locker area, according to the NYPD. [ more › ]
Greece not getting money any time soon; RBS will (probably) pay another $4.5 billion fine; FIFA arrests; Hank Greenberg; Activists v. Tech; "NYPD boss spent $60K on dance studio for cops"; and more.
A New York State Insurance Fund employee clawed a diabetic woman's eyes and repeatedly bit her, infecting the then-61-year-old with Hepatitis B, but New York Police Department officers arrested the victim rather than the attacker and...Show More Summary
Two twin brothers were shot, one fatally, in an apparent drug deal in Brooklyn late Tuesday, police said.
Family members and friends gathered to say goodbye to rapper Chinx today (May 26) at his funeral after he was brutally murdered in a drive-by shooting on May 17. Continue reading…