Over a dozen police showed up this morning at the New York City office headquarters for Newsweek magazine (and its parent IBT Media). As The Outline reports, the reason for the visit was not clear, but one employee said police were taking...Show More Summary
The search continues for the driver who struck a New York City police officer in Times Square.
Two New York Police Department traffic officers helped deliver a baby after being flagged down by the baby's father. Authorities say officers Tiffany Phillips and Carlos Guadalupe were directing traffic … Click to Continue »
NEW YORK (AP) — Detectives are looking into a man's claim that disgraced former Gov. Eliot Spitzer threatened to stab him during an irate interaction in a restaurant, police said Sunday. Jamie Antolini filed a complaint on Friday regarding an argument earlier in the month, authorities said. Antolini said he was having dinner Jan. Show More Summary
It remains unclear whether or not police will charge her with filing a false police report. A white woman in Staten Island, New York made false claims that a black woman she didn’t know sprayed her in the face with sulfuric acid — only to recant and admit she sprayed herself. Show More Summary
The New York Police Department says detectives are looking into a man's claim that disgraced former New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer threatened to stab him during an irate interaction in … Click to Continue »
An officer from the Yonkers Police Department (YPD) is expected to face disciplinary action after a video that depicted him using a squad car to do doughnuts in an empty parking lot went viral. The video, which has earned more than 34,000 views, made rounds Tuesday after it arrived on Twitter....
A New York City police official apologized Friday to a rape victim he helped discredit almost 24 years ago. Deputy Commissioner John Miller said in a statement sent to the woman's lawyer that he was wrong to tell reporters that police doubted the woman's account of being raped in Brooklyn's...
New York, January 12, 2018--A district court in Azerbaijan today convicted veteran investigative journalist Afgan Mukhtarli on charges of illegally crossing the border, resisting police arrest, and contraband, and sentenced him to six years in prison, media reported....
Dan Hurley, reporting for The New York Times, describes the use of statistical… Tags: algorithm, police
Mayor Bill de Blasio says New York City will investigate whether police responded correctly at a protest over the detention of a prominent immigration activist. De Blasio said Friday on … Click to Continue »
New York City police have arrested 18 people, including two councilmen, in protests over the detention of a prominent immigration activist. The demonstrations outside a federal building in Manhattan were … Click to Continue »
Police say a village official in upstate New York has shot and killed his ex-girlfriend, her new boyfriend and himself with a rifle outside an apartment complex. Police say 55-year-old … Click to Continue »
Eighteen people, including two members of the city council, were arrested on Thursday in New York City when police clashed with demonstrators protesting the forcible deportation of an immigrant rights activist. Councilmen Ydanis Rodriguez...Show More Summary
Turns out, 52-yr-old Lizzie Dunn of New York, doused herself in acid before telling the police some random Joe did it. What the hell… Do you charge her with a crime?
The State Police is deploying its first drones.
How would NYC run without fossil fuels? Police cars, ambulances, garbage trucks (when they aren’t on strike), inspector vehicles, buses, meter maids, the mayors limo. And so much more, and
You could write books about the evils of "broken windows" policing and its handmaiden, stop-and-frisk searches (this is a rather good one, in fact), and few places have been more prolific in the racist pursuit of this policy than New...Show More Summary
Some 23 years after a New York City rape victim was denounced as a hoaxster by a prominent newspaper columnist, police say they have solved the case with modern DNA-testing methods. After the woman was raped in Brooklyn's Prospect Park in 1994 while carrying groceries home, New York Daily News...
Detectives identified a suspect, who is serving life in prison, for a rape in Prospect Park that drew widespread attention and even figured in a Broadway play.