Despite the looming specter of police brutality, which casts shadows over street corners, neighborhoods and homes across black America, 56 percent of black voters in New York City support “broken windows” policing tactics, compared with 61 percent of the city’s white voters, according to a new Quinnipiac University poll.
As expected, E! has canceled the taping of Fashion Police in New York City this week due to Joan Rivers being in critical condition at Mount Sinai hospital. The post E! cancels ‘Fashion Police’ taping as Joan Rivers is taken out of coma appeared first on Rickey - Entertainment News, Videos, Recaps, Results, Spoilers.
The New York Police Department is under investigation for a second restraint-related death, this one involving a drugged, emotionally disturbed man four days before a fatal videotaped chokehold that fueled community outcry and led the department to overhaul its use-of-force training. Show More Summary
A taping of Fashion Police has been canceled due to Joan Rivers’ hospitalization. According to The New York Daily News, E! has canceled a taping of the show scheduled for this week in New York. The show was going to cover the fashion...Show More Summary
The New York Times reports that, "At Risk in Senate, Democrats Seek to Rally Blacks." Specifically, the Times says Democrats are trying to mobilize African-Americans outraged by he shooting in Ferguson, Mo., to help them retain control...Show More Summary
The New York Police Department says a 55-year-old man was shot and killed at 3:30 a.m. Monday in Brooklyn's Crown Heights; a suspect is now in custody
The New York Police Department is reportedly investigating X-Men: Days of Future Past director Bryan Singer in connection to an alleged sexual assault that took place early last year. Though Singer has not been formally accused of any wrongdoing, the...
Alec Baldwin has always had a bit of an anger management problem, but while many seething stars mellow out with age, Alec seems to get more enraged with each passing year. Baldwin was arrested in New York City recently for committing a traffic violation on his bike. Show More Summary
The death of a 45-year-old man who struggled with police while being taken into custody in July in New York City has been ruled a homicide by the medical examiner’s office, according to CNN.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — They were killed in Wisconsin, New York and California. Some were shot on the street. One was killed in a Wal-Mart. Another died after being placed in a chokehold. All died at the hands of police and all have been united by one thing: the killing of Michael Brown.
The U.S. District Attorney for Manhattan, New York is investigating a second death caused by restraining tactics used by city police, authorities said on Friday. New York authorities are looking into the death of Ronald Singleton, 45,...Show More Summary
Police tracked down a man reported as a potential threat to President Barack Obama on Friday, delivering him into Secret Service custody shortly afterwards. Early on Friday, police in Westchester County, New York were alerted to an individual who was under suspicion of being a danger to the president and was driving a car with Connecticut plates. Show More Summary
The death of Eric Garner, put in a chokehold by a New York City police officer, and that of Ronald Singleton, who died in custody four days before Garner, have been ruled homicides by the New York City Medical examiner. In a statement released by the Medical Examiner on Friday, it said that Ronald Singleton, [...]
With President Obama visiting Rhode Island yesterday evening, the Secret Service issued alerts to police in Connecticut in New York to be on the lookout for someone headed their way in a blue Jetta who might be out to harm the president, reports NECN. State police in Connecticut located the...
The New York Police Department said it is under investigation for a second restraint-related death, this one involving a drugged, emotionally disturbed man four days before a fatal videotaped chokehold that fueled community outcry and led the department to overhaul its use-of-force training.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio defended the city's crime statistics at a presser in Brooklyn on Thursday afternoon telling Breitbart New Police Commissioner Bill Bratton and his team " are literally the most advanced in the nation on crime statistics. Show More Summary
A decade or so ago, the NYPD copped to having a so-called "Hip-Hop Police" force that kept tabs on all the rich and famous black men just itching to commit all types of heinous crimes in New York City. That force still reportedly exists, but now it keeps its eye on people like Drake and Chris Brown. Read more...
New York Police Commissioner William Bratton says the city is closely following developments overseas after Britain raised its terror threat level. Mr. Bratton said Friday there is "no specific... To view the full story, click the title link.
Two teens were arrested by police early Thursday morning defacing the 114-year-old Soldiers' and Sailors' Civil War Memorial Monument in Manhattan's Upper West Side. The teens, the New York Post reports, spray painted "doodles, tag names, crude happy and sad faces" on the monument. Also: boobs. Read more...