A US police officer shot dead an innocent bystander during an undercover operation in New York.
A fan who fell from the upper deck during Saturday night's game between the Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees at Turner Field was taken to a local hospital. Police told WSB TV in Atlanta that the fan was in "grave" condition. The fan...Show More Summary
Nick Mangold is an All-Pro center for the New York Jets, and he apparently could be a good lead in a remake of Kojak too. Last weekend, Mangold was awakened in his north Jersey home about 10 minutes from the team's training facility when his car alarm went off. Show More Summary
New York Jets center Nick Mangold is known for stopping defenders in their tracks, and the six-time Pro Bowler continued that trend off the field by helping put the brakes on a New Jersey crime spree. According to ESPN.com's Rich Cimini, the 31-year-old veteran called Chatham, New Jersey, police when his car alarm went off at 5:30 a.m. Show More Summary
New York Jets center Nick Mangold helped end a New Jersey crime spree last week with a timely 911 call. Mangold called 911 at 5:30 a.m. last Sunday after hearing his car alarm and noticing his garage door open, according to police. A...Show More Summary
New York Jets center Nick Mangold became an accidental hero last weekend after he apparently helped police track down a gang of teenage car thieves by calling 911 after hearing his own car’s alarm go off one morning. TMZ first reported the news on Friday. NY Jets' Nick Mangold — Pro Bowl Citizen Helps Take Down Car Burglary […]
A police officer shooting at a fleeing suspect during an undercover gun buy that went wrong killed a 61-year-old bystander in the New York City suburb of Mount Vernon, police said on Saturday. Two suspects were taken into custody during the investigation into the sale of illegal guns, the New York Police Department said in a statement. Show More Summary
No Retrial for North Carolina Officer Who Killed Unarmed Man (New York Times) -- North Carolina will not retry a white police officer who killed an unarmed black man who had just survived a car crash, state officials said Friday. The officer’s trial ended in a hung jury.http://www.nytimes.com/2015/08/29/us/jonathan-ferrell-police-shooting.html N.C. Show More Summary
An undercover operation looking into a suspected illegal arms dealer went awry, the authorities said.
Fox's Tucker Carlson declared that a new mandate requiring New York City police officers to provide written justification for stop-and-frisk encounters is "an attack on police practices that have worked." NYPD officers will soon be "required...Show More Summary
Jerry Seinfeld opened a charity lemonade stand with his son and two friends in an upscale East Hamptons neighborhood in New York. However, the lemonade stand was shut down by police after neighbors complained about the television star “peddling” in the streets. Show More Summary
Several years before IK Enemkpali punched New York Jets quarterback Geno Smith, he had slugged an off-duty police officer while at Louisiana Tech. On Tuesday, we learned that, later in his college career, Enemkpali punched another person, under decidedly unusual circumstances. As reported by ESPN’s “Outside the Lines,” Enemkpali was lured to a house in order […]
A man accused of driving around Long Island and tampering with red-light cameras was arrested after police were tipped off about a YouTube video he made documenting his exploits, the New York Daily News reports. In the video posted yesterday, 42-year-old Stephen Ruth admits to getting ticketed by red-light cameras...
We can't imagine what Rosie O'Donnell must be feeling. Earlier this month, the comedian's daughter, Chelsea, went missing in New York. After about a week, she was brought in to police custody after being found with a 25-year-old drug dealer. Now, it seems Chelsea has left home once again. This time, however, Rosie supposedly knows exactly where [...]
Police say they have no reason to believe New York City-based media companies are at risk after a gunman fatally shot two TV news employees while on-air in central Virginia. But Deputy Commissioner... To view the full story, click the title link.
NEW YORK, Aug 26 (Reuters) - New York state is launching a specialized police unit to help crack down on sexual assault on college campuses, but some victims' advocates are wary, saying law enforcement has not been effective in tackling the issue in the past. Show More Summary
The New York Police Department has decided to beef up security in response to the horrific shooting of a reporter and cameraman in Virginia today.
New York Times: Two journalists were shot to death Wednesday morning while broadcasting live from a strip mall in Moneta, Va., near Roanoke, the police said... The Guardian: Reuters is reporting that the suspect has shot himself, citing a local ABC affiliate as its source. Show More Summary
On Tuesday, New York police officers and agents of the Department of Homeland Security raided the Manhattan offices of Rentboy.com (link is to the Wikipedia page). The company’s chief executive and other members of the leadership and employment… The post The Complaint Against Rentboy.com: A Legal Perspective appeared first on Towleroad.