New York - The victim was getting into her car on Skillman Avenue when the suspect called out to her and then splashed her in the face with the unknown substance when she turned around, police said.Sources told CBS2 the victim of the attack is Alexandra Dyer, 59, the executive director of the Healing Arts Initiative. Show More Summary
In the wake of Vester Lee Flanagan’s deadly on-air shooting of Virginia TV journalists Alison Ward and Adam Parker and other recent U.S. gun massacres, the New York Police Department held a symposium for the press on the topic of “active shooters,” defined by the FBI as those who are...
A New York City public school teacher was arrested early on Friday on reckless endangerment and other charges after a drone he was operating crashed into the stands in a stadium where a U.S. Open tennis match was underway, police said. There were no spectators seated in the area at Louis Armstrong...
NEW YORK -- A transgender Manhattan man says the New York City Police Department repeatedly impeded his attempts to report an alleged hate crime, and has failed to arrest the man who allegedly threatened him and his family. Marlow White,...Show More Summary
In the 1970s, documentary photographer Jill Freedman, now 75, embedded herself with New York City firefighters and police officers, capturing the grit, humor, and humanity of those individuals and others she encountered in her travels through the hidden narratives of Manhattan. Read the rest
The New York Police Department offered training after two Virginia journalists were killed.
There is another disturbing account of police reacting abusively to citizens attempting to videotape them in public in an Associated Press account out of Hauppauge, New York. Thomas Demint began filming police who were arresting two of his friends and allegedly body slammed their mother. Dement says that he was tackled by police who took […]
Most mass shootings happen in the workplace and most of them are over before police get there, according to the New York City Police Department, so workers need to know how to react. The NYPD held a training session for members of the media yesterday in response to last week's...
New Jersey Rapper’s Lawyer Tries To Get Robbery, Assault Charges Tossed Love & Hip Hop New York alum Joe Budden has stayed out of strip clubs after he taunted police to come find him in one while on the run
A New York City teacher was arrested early Friday for allegedly crashing a drone into an empty section of seats at the U.S. Open, police said.
A drone buzzed over the court during a US Open match in New York City's Louis Armstrong Stadium last night and crashed into an empty section of seats. A US Tennis Association spokesman says no one was injured and the New York Police Department is "conducting an ongoing investigation." The...
NEW YORK -- A crowd gathered outside the federal courthouse in Brooklyn on Thursday to protest last week's government raid on a gay escort website, a crackdown that sex workers and LGBT activists have likened to the police raids on gay bars and bathhouses of the 1970s. Show More Summary
New York City officers alleged they were forced to fulfill their quotas in minority communities, ultimately unfairly targeting African American and Latino residents of New York.
The NYPD announced on Wednesday that this summer was the safest New York City has seen in years, according to its data. From June 1 to August 31 there were 82 murders and 345 shootings. Police officers arrested 41,000 fewer people. Commissioner Bill Bratton said on Morning Joe Tuesday, "Ironically, New... More »
New York - A 42-year-old man was punched in the head and hit the ground hard during a brutal beatdown in Brooklyn, police said Wednesday.Jose Guzman, who lived just down the block, was knocked over by the jab during a fight on Gates Ave. Show More Summary
Luke Cage will have help from a woman with a bionic arm. Simone Missick is reportedly got the younger female lead role in the upcoming Netflix’s Marvel series of “Luke Cage.” She will play Misty Knight, a former New York police officer who gets a cool bionic arm from Tony Stark after losing it during a bomb attack. Show More Summary
Police Commissioner William J. Bratton discusses the measures the city has taken to address a rise in homelessness.
Minorities remain the target of unjust policing despite the implementation of reforms meant to end discriminatory practices and the use of quotas within the New York City Police Department (NYPD), Justice Committee Co-Director Loyda Colon told Sputnik.
The man referred to as "the finest police leader in America" by New York City mayor Bill de Blasio kicked off the month of September by highlighting the 50 year old ideas of Daniel Patrick Moynihan to help explain crime as a product of the Black family structure. Show More Summary
From the New York Times: In New York, killings have increased by about 9 percent, to 208 through mid-August from 190 a year earlier. Homicides in Chicago are up about 20 percent over the same period a year ago. The police superintendent in Chicago, Garry McCarthy, said he thought an abundance of guns was a major factor in his city’s homicide spike. Show More Summary