As New York City's Police Commissioner for a dozen years under Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Ray Kelly helped foil 16 terrorist plots against the city. Mr. Kelly, 72, left that job at the beginning of... To view the full story, click the title link.
Siegel: A funny thing happened on the way to New York City becoming some sort of police state: Democracy worked. On their overdue way out, Mayor Mike Bloomberg and Commissioner Ray Kelly responded to mounting public anger and racialShow More Summary
Police Commissioner William Bratton said he’d discontinue the policy of his predecessor, Ray Kelly, of spying on Muslims, but has yet to fully make good on that promise. As The Times’s Joseph Goldstein reported, the department is still running a program that singles out Muslims in a problematic way, this time to recruit them as […]
Life has been pretty good for former NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly since he was booted out of 1 Police Plaza three months ago. [ more › ]
There was apparently quite a competition amongst news organizations over who would get to have the privilege and honor of fawning over former New York Police Department commissioner Ray Kelly on a regular basis, but ABC News won. The New York Times reported, “Several television news organization had been seeking to hire Mr. Show More Summary
Mr. Kelly, a 43-year veteran of the police department in New York, will be a consultant and expert commentator for all the network’s news programs.
ABC News has hired former New York City police commissioner Ray Kelly as a consultant. “It is an honor and privilege to have him on our team,” writes ABC News President Ben Sherwood. Read more...
Ray Kelly, the former police commissioner of New York City, is joining ABC News as a consultant, Ben Sherwood announced this morning. “A 43-year veteran of the NYPD, Commissioner Kelly’s vast knowledge will provide our viewers with an even deeper understanding of national security and intelligence issues at home and overseas. Show More Summary
ABC News President Ben Sherwood sent the following note to the news division this morning announcing that former Police Commissioner of the City of New York, Ray Kelly will join ABC News as a consultant for all platforms: I am delighted to announce that Ray Kelly is...
Bill de Blasio is NYC's mayor now. Ray Kelly and his racist stop and frisk program are gone. In his place is the new police commissioner, William Bratton. And it seems we may have simply traded stop and frisk for another annoying NYPD tactic. Read more...
NEW YORK (Reuters) - In the final weeks of New York City police commissioner Ray Kelly's 12-year tenure, the spotlight has been focused on the city's falling crime rate and the NYPD's aggressive use of policing tactics like stop-and-frisk.
If, as Gilbert and Sullivan wrote, a policeman's lot is not a happy one, pity poor Ray Kelly. After 12 years as the longest-serving and most powerful police commissioner in New York City history, Kelly feels he is departing One Police...Show More Summary
"ALL terrorism is theater!" said the departing -- to my sorrow -- New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly. I wrote down this quote in the back of my daily calendar book so long ago that I had forgotten it. Then, last week I heard...Show More Summary
When Ray Kelly leaves his spot as Police Commissioner of the NYPD at the end of the year, he may or may not become the head of security at an investment bank like JPMorgan. What's for sure is that he'll join the Greater Talent Network as one of its exclusive speakers. [ more › ]
The news that William Bratton is coming back as Police Commissioner, replacing the outgoing Ray Kelly for the second time, is bound to put any New Yorker of a certain age in mind of the Yankees of the mid-seventies, when George Steinbrenner...Show More Summary
Will police veteran Bill Bratton reform Ray Kelly's policies on stop-and-frisk, racial profiling,and other issues that particularly affect minorities? The post What The Next NYC Police Commissioner Could Mean For Stop-And-Frisk Culture appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Later this morning, Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio will announce William Bratton's appointment as the next commissioner of the New York Police Department. Bratton, who will replace Ray Kelly, served as NYPD commissioner from 1994 to 1996 under Mayor Rudy Giuliani. Read more...
by Alex Balk "Only one other police commissioner has ever accepted taxpayer-funded police protection after leaving office." —GUESS! 0 Comments The post Guess Whose Precedent-Setting Footsteps Ray Kelly Is Following In appeared first on The Awl.
I read now that New York Mayor-elect de Blasio is considering bringing back Bill Bratton as Police Commissioner to replace Ray Kelly. This continues an odd cycle of reinvention concerning these two men that demonstrates to me that when...Show More Summary
Per a recommendation from the NYPD's Intelligence Division, departing New York Police Commissioner Ray Kelly will receive a 10-officer, 24-hour security detail when he retires early next year, costing New York City tax payers an estimated $1.5 million per year. Show More Summary