Yesterday, former NYPD commissioner Ray Kelly appeared on ABC News’ This Week and said that the recent Walter Scott shooting had reversed his opinion on police body cameras. Kelly, a former body-camera skeptic, said, “We have to assume...Show More Summary
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Matthew Feeney Yesterday, former NYPD commissioner Ray Kelly appeared on ABC News’ This Week and said that the recent Walter Scott shooting had reversed his opinion on police body cameras. Kelly, a former body-camera skeptic, said, “We...Show More Summary
Former NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly—who once warned against police officers being equipped with body-cameras—is now coming out in support of the recording technology. Kelly's reversal, he noted on ABC's This Week on Sunday, was prompted...Show More Summary
It took the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man in the back by a white police officer in South Carolina to get former New York City police commissioner Ray Kelly to backtrack on earlier statements opposing mandatory body cameras on police officers.
The shooting of an unarmed black man by a cop in South Carolina has made former NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly a believer in police body cameras.
Ray Kelly Comes Around On Body Cameras The horrifying footage of an African-American man being shot while fleeing a white police officer in South Carolina was enough to convince former New York police chief Ray Kelly all police officers should wear body cameras. “It’s a game-changer,” Kelly said...
Former NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly told This Week Sunday morning the Walter Scott shooting had caused him to reverse his previous position and support body cameras on police officers.
New York City's Department of Investigation released a report on 10 illegal NYPD chokeholds since 2009. Former Commissioner Ray Kelly rejected all 6 that were recommended for disciplinary action. Read the rest
Former NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly tried to ease back some of the rhetoric on Morning Joe Monday a.m., saying that NYPD union chief Pat Lynch had gone too far when he claimed that Gotham Mayor Bill de Blasio had "blood on his hands" for the murder of two NYPD officers in Bedstuy Saturday night.
Former NYPD commissioner Ray Kelly, a major proponent of the Stop and Frisk policies that current Gotham Mayor Bill de Blasio made a major issue in his campaign, told ABC News Sunday morning that de Blasio ran an "anti-police campaign," part of the reason officers turned their backs on him during a press conference Saturday night.
POLICING AS A NUMBERS-DRIVEN SHAKEDOWN SCHEME: No, it’s not a race thing. It’s a Ray Kelly thing. That man singlehandedly ruined this department. When I came up as a rookie, you were assigned an older cop who had been around and knew what they were doing. We were taught that you catch more flies with […]
"When I came up as a rookie, you were assigned an older cop who had been around and knew what they were doing. We were taught that you catch more flies with honey. Basically, if you let the small things go — like the guy selling loosies...Show More Summary
SADLY, AN “ACTUAL DEBATE” ABOUT A CHARGED SUBJECT AT AN IVY LEAGUE SCHOOL IS NEWS NOWADAYS: An Actual Debate About Rape At Brown. But don’t get too excited: “Since this is Brown, where then NYC police commissioner Ray Kelly was shouted down and prevented from speaking, the planning for the debate came with several indicators […]
Former Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly will lose his 10-member security detail at the end of the year, a police source said Monday.
Former Police Commissioner Ray Kelly has spent the last year enveloped by a 10-man security detail, but it's set to vanish like Cinderella's pumpkin at the stroke of January 1st, DNAinfo reports. [ more › ]
The latest law enforcement official to enter into the "debate" over phone encryption is none other than NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton, most famous around Techdirt for being "not Ray Kelly." Bratton sees eye-to-eye with pretty much every...Show More Summary
Former NYPD police chief Ray Kelly is still telling his stop-and-frisk story to whoever will listen. The story is -- and always has been -- that if the NYPC isn't allowed to make hundreds of thousands of unconstitutional stops every year, the city will slide back into lawlessness. Show More Summary
Ray Kelly is writing a memoir. The former NYC Police Commissioner, known for his work slashing crime in NYC, establishing a counter-terrorism operation post 9/11 and the controversial stop-and-frisk policy, has signed a book deal with Hachette Books. Show More Summary
New York’s former top cop Raymond Kelly will take on his critics in a memoir detailing how the NYPD thwarted terrorism and made historic reductions in crime during his tenure.