Among Grindr’s many uses, you can apparently now use the app to clean up your neighborhood. According to police, a guy in New York had “coded language that the undercover officer recognized as a possible advertisement for drugs.” So the police bought a few samples, and then promptly had him arrested. Related: Gay Porn Actor Bruno Knight [...]
New York Police Department warns bank robber on the run should be considered armed, dangerous
State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby dropped all remaining charges against the three Baltimore police officers still awaiting trial in the death of Freddie Gray -- a decision she called "agonizing." [New York Times] Judge Paul L. Friedman (D.D.C.) ordered the release of John W. Show More Summary
Manhattan district attorney argues that Apple and Google should weaken smartphone encryption so they, but not police, can decrypt devices.
A New York police officer whose son died after the cop accidentally left him in a hot car will not be charged.
New York Knicks' Star Carmelo Anthony participated this week in a Los Angeles Town Hall on relations between police and the African-American community and expressed strong opinions. Michael Jordan just donated $2 million to organizations designed to address the shootings of police by civilians and controversial police shootings of citizens. [...]
A 61-year-old New York state woman was ticketed for driving in a carpool lane with a pillow as a passenger. "The department said the woman was pulled over when an officer noticed her passenger was composed of a pillow wearing a vest and a baseball cap while holding a briefcase on its lap," reports UPI.
New York Police Department Commissioner William Bratton confirmed Monday that he had no intentions to stay at the head of the police department past the end of 2017, CBS News reports. “I do not intend to stay into a second term,” Bratton said at an unrelated news conference with the mayor. According to CBS, Bratton, […]
Six New York residents were charged today after authorities discovered they were attempting to make fraudulent purchases at various Apple retail locations in the Chicago area. According to the Chicago Tribune, the six people were charged in “an organized criminal enterprise.” more… Filed under: Apple
New York City Police Commissioner Bill Bratton announced Monday that he will leave his post by the end of 2017. “When I find the right time, that’s when there’ll be a consultation with the mayor. I’m not worried about getting kickedShow More Summary
William Bratton says he will not remain commissioner of the New York Police Department past 2017. The New York Times, which interviewed Bratton, says he also left open the possibility that he could... To view the full story, click the title link.
As he signals the end of his tenure as New York City police commissioner, William J. Bratton is attempting perhaps his most difficult task: tackling mistrust between officers and minority communities.
Pixie Lott, singer … winner: “Police tase Florida man after refusing to leave park while playing Pokémon GO” … (...)
Several years after the extensive debates about racial profiling as part of New York City’s stop-and-frisk policy, Americans are again discussing the relationship between race, policing and crime. National news has been roiled by, on the one hand, first-person videos of unarmed black men shot by police officers, apparently without provocation, and, on the other […]
A New York woman whose escort daughter mysteriously died in 2010, leading to the discovery of a series of serial murders along a Long Island beach, was herself found dead Saturday, leading to her younger daughter’s arrest, police said. Mari...Show More Summary
New York – An upstate New York woman who told police she was abducted by a strange man for two weeks and held hostage inside a wood shed has now been arrested for making up the crime.Rachael Mattice, 24, has been charged with false reporting...Show More Summary
Team USA women’s basketball Coach Geno Auriemma is “proud” of the WNBA players who used their platform to protest a spate of recent shootings perpetrated by and against police officers. “I respect (New York Liberty star) Tina (Charles) and the players in the WNBA for their concern and their voices and the passion that they […]
Rachael Mattice, 24, has been charged with false reporting by the New York State Police and and Hamilton County officials after a witness said she fabricated an elaborate story of her kidnapping.
The 2 flight paths, plunging southward:"New York has obtained a confidential document from the Malaysian police investigation into the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 that shows that the plane’s captain, Zaharie Ahmad Shah,...Show More Summary
Carmelo Anthony plans to meet with politicians, community leaders and other athletes Monday in Los Angeles to start a discussion about the recent violence involving police officers, the New York Knicks star said Thursday while training with the U.S. Olympic team in Las Vegas. "We want to get youth....