The New York Times reveals it has uncovered "a pattern to the handling of sexual assault complaints by Florida State [University] students"—namely, that unless an accuser directly asks police to continue the investigation (even after she has already filed a police report and been examined by medical personnel), the...
Not all crimes are equal: A New York Times analysis shows why so many sexual assault cases are dismissed
Lynch: Richard Emery, the Civilian Complaint Review Board’s newly appointed chairman, seems to have a firm grasp of how his organization rates with New York City police officers.
An inebriated narcotics agent in New York shot two drinking buddies with his.40-caliber Glock, according to the police. Blood-curdling screams could be heard in the upper west side just after 9:00 p.m. when Victor Zambrano Jr., 49, shot a 31-year-old woman in the left foot and the woman’s 42-year-old boyfriend in the right calf during [...]
A gay police officer from West New York, New Jersey has filed a lawsuit against the city's police department alleging he suffered harassment, intimidation, and discrimination on the job due to his sexual orientation, The Jersey Journal reports: Officer "Michael...
Joan Rivers’ death following a procedure performed under questionable circumstances at an East Side clinic has shined a spotlight on New York’s policing of treatments and diagnostics once confined to hospitals.
Image of retired NYPD Deputy Inspector Corey Pegues, via YouTube. In early August, just four days after Michael Brown was gunned down by police officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Missouri, and just under a month after 43-year-old, father...Show More Summary
This summer, U.S. Rep. Hakeem Jeffries joined other New York congressmen in asking the Justice Department to investigate the choking death of Eric Garner at the hands of New York City police officers. “My mantra as a public servant is to get things accomplished,” Jeffries said upon his election to the U.S. Show More Summary
Jill Halliburton Su, relative of the renown Halliburton oil company, was found dead in the bathtub of her Florida mansion on Monday police say. The New York Daily News reports that Halliburton’s dead body was discovered after her son stopped by to check up on her. Show More Summary
New York man arrested on a D.A.R.E. - his toy lion was stuffed with drugs and clothed in an anti-drug T-shirt, police say
Officer McGruff would not approve: a New York man was arrested after state police found him with a drug-filled stuffed animal wearing a D.A.R.E. shirt. Man arrested after police find drugs inside D.A.R.E. lion stuffed animal http://t.co/dAaMjkw1gf...Show More Summary
Since the shooting death of Amadou Diallo more than 15 years ago by New York City police, Joshua Dubois has heeded the call of political activism, as well as a higher calling. Last year, the young, Pentecostal minister stepped down from...Show More Summary
Alt Text: Charles Laurence US police already have an image problem after the Ferguson riots. This won't help improve it Column Charles Laurence Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - 4:35pm New York - The cop stops the driver for a trivial offence...Show More Summary
The DARE lion "Darin" is in some trouble. To be more exact, the upstate New York man who cops charged with stuffing him full of pot, cocaine, and LSD is in some trouble. Police say Gregory Bolognese, 22, was caught Monday at a Greyhound bus station in Plattsburgh with the...
Shia LaBeouf leaves a courthouse surrounded by media, lawyers, and police on Wednesday morning (September 10) in New York City. The 28-year-old actor plead guilty that day to disorderly conduct after getting arrested for his behavior in the middle of the Broadway musical Cabaret. “Are you pleading guilty because you are guilty?” Judge Diana Boyar [...]
Eric Garner’s body lies in a casket during his funeral at Bethel Baptist Church in Brooklyn, New York, on Wednesday, July 23, 2014. AP Photo/New York Daily News, Julia Xanthos, Pool O n July 17, New York City police officers surrounded Eric Garner, an overweight, asthmatic black man, near his home on Staten Island. Show More Summary
On Monday, a 22-year-old in Plattsburgh, New York, was arrested for drug possession after police found pot, cocaine and acid in his stuffed animal D.A.R.E. toy.
Two New York women were arrested Monday after allegedly forcing the dwellers of a Brooklyn apartment to flee their home at gunpoint. The attack was apparently racially motivated, as police claim one woman said she was tired of white people moving into her neighborhood. Show More Summary
An NBC News digital producer was arrested this week because he allegedly secretly taped himself having sex with his girlfriend and uploaded the video to a porn site, police tell the New York Post. Read more...
It is primary election day, and New Yorkers statewide can vote in several races that have proved unusually contentious. The New York Police Department's 20,000 regular patrol officers will undergo... To view the full story, click the title link.