Terrell Ortiz was sitting in the passenger seat of his white Nissan Altima parked in the Bushwick neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York, when a man suspected of being a rival gang member walked up to Ortiz's window, shot him multiple times,...Show More Summary
New York’s Police Department Gets Real Gay for Pride The New York Police Department (NYPD) is showing support for the LGBT community by going gay for Pride. Well, at least one of their patrol vehicles is. Unicorn Booty - Unicorn Booty brings you the best news, pop-culture, and opinions on the web!
A hilariously persistent turkey named Jake attempted to chase after a slow moving car in the parking lot of the Niagara Falls Police Department in Upstate New York. According to the information provided, a wayward Jake appeared out of nowhere, but has since become the town’s unofficial mascot. Show More Summary
Police are investigating threats made to the wife of the director of a New York production of Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar" that depicted a Donald Trump lookalike character being assassinated. Police … Click to Continue »
A New York Police Department public service campaign aims to alert drug users—and witnesses—that they won't be arrested if they call 911 during an overdose emergency. The campaign will... To view the full story, click the title link...
The family of Eric Garner, who died after being held in a chokehold by a police officer in 2014, is due to meet with Justice Department officials at a Brooklyn hotel Wednesday. The meeting comes as federal investigators continue to look into Garner’s death at the hands of NYPD Officer Daniel...
Tennis star James Blake has agreed to drop his right to sue New York after he was mistakenly arrested and tackled by police. In exchange, a legal fellowship will be … Click to Continue »
Eric Garner's words as he died in a police chokehold became a rallying cry for the Black Lives Matter movement.
Police arrested a suspect Monday in the murder of a 20-year-old man following a consensual threesome in New York City, the New York Post reports. Police say the victim, Manos Ikonomidis, had a threesome with an unnamed woman and a 21-year-old man. The woman got upset when one of the...
As part of the deal with the former pro tennis player, the city will create a new position within the agency that investigates police misconduct.
The Gay Officers Action League (GOAL) chapter of the New York City police department will honor recently deceased officer Michael Hance, who starred in a viral video from 2015 as he enthusiastically danced with a Pride parade participant, during its… Read The post NYPD Officers’ League to Honor Twerking Cop Michael Hance appeared first on Towleroad.
In a horrifying case of brutality, a Brooklyn man allegedly beat his 16-month-old daughter nearly to death on Father’s Day after the little girl’s mother refused to abort her. The New York Daily News reports police charged Shaquan Taylor, 19, of Brooklyn, New York, with felony assault and other charges. Police said Taylor requested a […]
The raids targeted people accused of posting threats, coercion and incitement to racism on social media, reports The New York Times.
Police are investigating four instances of disturbing satanic graffiti sprayed at various churches in Long Island, New York, this weekend. Read more...
Trump Silent on London Attack as NYPD Bolsters Security Donald Trump has yet to comment on the ramming attack on worshippers at a London mosque. But in the aftermath of the the assault, the New York Police Department is stepping up security. Just in case. “After the attack in London, the NYPD...
'On first episode of this season’s The Breakthrough, ProPublica talks with WNYC’s Robert Lewis tells us how his reporting triggered an internal investigation of suspicious dealings made by active-duty New York police officer.' -- ProPublica
William S. Burroughs once said, “The only way I like to see cops given flowers is in a flower pot from a high window.” New York Police Detective Denny Malone, the main character of Don Winslow’s 20th novel, “The Force,” has been on the receiving end of a few of those pots. Malone is the de facto...
The New York Daily News reports: Republican lawmakers who survived the rampage at an early morning baseball practice say it would have been a massacre if not for a pair of Capitol Hill police officers. Special Agents Crystal Griner and...Show More Summary
One day at a time, New York City averts terrorist attack and grows steadily safer thanks to ever-more technologically sophisticated policing
Outrageous dishonesty. Not all the details are known yet about what happened in Virginia, but a sickeningly familiar pattern is emerging in the assault: The sniper, James Hodgkinson, who was killed by Capitol Police officers, was surely deranged, and his derangement had found its fuel in politics. Mr. Hodgkinson was a Bernie Sanders supporter and […]