NEW YORK, NY--In a case that may have ramifications across the country, lawyers in New York City are arguing that the NYPD should be allowed to arrest and remove anyone talking to protesters if they don't move when requested by police. The...Show More Summary
The New York Police Department will no longer release information on discipline taken against officers who have broken department rules, the New York Daily News reports. The Daily News notes that for years journalists have been able to read a Personnel Orders bulletin that “lists...
The New York Police Department investigated Muslim groups and monitored Muslims without permission for five years, according to an inspector general’s report just released. Report authors who looked at sample cases between 2010 and 2015 found that of the cases involving “NYPD’s compliance with specific investigative rules,” 95 percent of them were investigations of individuals [...]
New York police continue to investigate the murder of Karina Vetrano who was attacked in Howard Beach when she went out to jog in Spring Creek Park. It has been almost three weeks since Karina Vetrano’s broken body was found face down in the marshes by her father, Phil Vetrano. Show More Summary
Manhattan resident Omar Villalobos says six New York police officers who were working on 42nd street did nothing after he was punched by a man who used an anti-gay slur before the alleged attack. The NY Post reports: “He had been staring at us, reall… Read The post NYPD Officers Ignored Anti-Gay Hate Crime, Says Alleged Victim appeared first on Towleroad.
The New York City Police Department has charged 32-year-old Marcus Bellamy, a reported Broadway dancer, with the murder of his boyfriend, Bernardo Almonte, last Friday. The post Broadway Dancer Marcus Bellamy Arrested For Murder After Posting About Dead Boyfriend On Facebook appeared first on CrimeFeed.
Shaun King, "North Carolina police kill unarmed deaf man using sign language", New York Daily News 8/22/2016: This is as bad as it gets. A North Carolina state trooper shot and killed 29-year-old Daniel Harris — who was not only unarmed, but deaf — just feet from his home, over a speeding violation. According to […]
The death penalty exoneration reported in the New York Times contained the customary horrors. In 1983, police in rural North Carolina arrested two mentally -disabled African-American teenage half-brothers for the rape and murder of an 11-year-old girl. Show More Summary
A new video has emerged of an incident that took place in 2014 that shows a Los Angeles police officer kicking and punching a black suspect repeatedly while he’s pinned to the ground. Per the New York Daily News, the video shows security camera footage of the arrest of Clinton Alford Jr., who...
Giants kicker Josh Brown’s ex-wife accused him of more than 20 acts of violence against her. She’s been accused of one. According to Christian Red of the New York Daily News, police reports from New Jersey prior to Brown’s May 2015 arrest in Washington indicated that on at least one instance, the wife was the…
A transgender woman in New York suffered a brutal attack last Wednesday morning in what police are investigating as a possible hate crime. The 28-year-old victim was struck over the head with a hammer as she was walking near 41-01 67 St along 67th St… Read The post Yet Another Transgender Woman Suffers Brutal Attack in New York appeared first on Towleroad.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Thirteen people were shot and wounded when at least two shooters fired into a house party from a neighboring backyard in Bridgeport, Connecticut, early on Sunday, local police said. Police in the state’s most populous city were called to the house just before 1:30 a.m. Show More Summary
Josh Brown’s ex-wife told police the kicker was physically violent with her more than 20 times. The NFL is defending the minimal punishment handed down to New York Giants kicker Josh Brown after receiving backlash for a seemingly lax...Show More Summary
A New York City police officer has been suspended after being caught on camera participating in a brutal gang-style beating which led to a stabbing in Manhattan, while he was off-duty.
In what authorities describe as a "chilling" case, New York police say a 23-year-old put his mother in a headlock and drowned her in the family's pool on Long Island on Wednesday. Assistant DA Robert Biancavilla says 63-year-old Elizabeth Cullen initially argued with her son, Denis Cullen, in the shallow...
Ryan Lochte has barely been treading water ever Thursday, when two of his teammates told police in Brazil that the U.S. Olympic swimmer fabricated his story about getting robbed at gunpoint at a gas station in Rio de Janeiro. The New...Show More Summary
A 7-year-old Bronx orphan who lost his parents to murder-suicide was gifted a dream vacation by members of the New York Police Department, tho told him that he has “godmothers and godfathers for the rest of [his] life,” the New York Post reports. Tyrone Lowe Jr. found his mother shot dead by his father, before […]
A transgender woman was attacked with a hammer in New York on early Wednesday morning, in what police are calling a potential hate crime. Local news station ABC7NY is reporting that a 28-year-old transgender woman was walking down a sidewalk at 6 a.m. in Queens when a man ambushed her and struck...
“Good policing saves lives. My dear friend, Rudy Giuliani, knows a thing or two about this. The policies put into place by Rudy ultimately brought down crime by 76 percent and murder by 84 percent. Think of how many families were saved, how much heartache was prevented, when police were put into communities and criminals […]
by Ansel Herz Chief O'Toole was invited to meet with Clinton by her campaign. City of Seattle Kicking off the meeting with the heads of eight police departments today, Hillary Clinton talked for four minutes about police-community relations...Show More Summary