New York Police Department Commissioner William Bratton confirmed Monday that he had no intentions to stay at the head of the police department past the end of 2017, CBS News reports. “I do not intend to stay into a second term,” Bratton said at an unrelated news conference with the mayor. According to CBS, Bratton, […]
Six New York residents were charged today after authorities discovered they were attempting to make fraudulent purchases at various Apple retail locations in the Chicago area. According to the Chicago Tribune, the six people were charged in “an organized criminal enterprise.” more… Filed under: Apple
New York City Police Commissioner Bill Bratton announced Monday that he will leave his post by the end of 2017. “When I find the right time, that’s when there’ll be a consultation with the mayor. I’m not worried about getting kickedShow More Summary
William Bratton says he will not remain commissioner of the New York Police Department past 2017. The New York Times, which interviewed Bratton, says he also left open the possibility that he could... To view the full story, click the title link.
As he signals the end of his tenure as New York City police commissioner, William J. Bratton is attempting perhaps his most difficult task: tackling mistrust between officers and minority communities.
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Several years after the extensive debates about racial profiling as part of New York City’s stop-and-frisk policy, Americans are again discussing the relationship between race, policing and crime. National news has been roiled by, on the one hand, first-person videos of unarmed black men shot by police officers, apparently without provocation, and, on the other […]
A New York woman whose escort daughter mysteriously died in 2010, leading to the discovery of a series of serial murders along a Long Island beach, was herself found dead Saturday, leading to her younger daughter’s arrest, police said. Mari...Show More Summary
New York – An upstate New York woman who told police she was abducted by a strange man for two weeks and held hostage inside a wood shed has now been arrested for making up the crime.Rachael Mattice, 24, has been charged with false reporting...Show More Summary
Team USA women’s basketball Coach Geno Auriemma is “proud” of the WNBA players who used their platform to protest a spate of recent shootings perpetrated by and against police officers. “I respect (New York Liberty star) Tina (Charles) and the players in the WNBA for their concern and their voices and the passion that they […]
Rachael Mattice, 24, has been charged with false reporting by the New York State Police and and Hamilton County officials after a witness said she fabricated an elaborate story of her kidnapping.
The 2 flight paths, plunging southward:"New York has obtained a confidential document from the Malaysian police investigation into the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 that shows that the plane’s captain, Zaharie Ahmad Shah,...Show More Summary
Carmelo Anthony plans to meet with politicians, community leaders and other athletes Monday in Los Angeles to start a discussion about the recent violence involving police officers, the New York Knicks star said Thursday while training with the U.S. Olympic team in Las Vegas. "We want to get youth....
On Thursday, the WNBA fined the organizations and players of the New York Liberty, Indiana Fever and Phoenix Mercury for wearing black warmup shirts to express their concern about recent incidents of violence by and against police officers. As it happened, the only WNBA game on the schedule Thursday was a Liberty-Fever matchup, and after the game, […]
A week after members of the Minnesota Lynx wore shirts condemning the killings of Philando Castile and Alton Sterling and the shootings that left five Dallas police officers dead, the WNBA decided to fine players from the New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury, and Indiana Fever who have been wearing black shirts in protest of the violence. Show More Summary
HIGHLANDS, N.Y. – A New York man is accused of holding an 81-year-old Marine Corps veteran hostage in an upstate motel next door to a police station for at least four years in order to steal his benefits checks.Perry Coniglio (picture) was arrested July 19 in his room adjoining the victim’s at the U.S. Show More Summary
UH OH: Black Lives Matter Activists Occupy Police Union Headquarters in D.C. and New York: “When police officers kill us, they call their police union rep first.”
In the second Police Academy sequel, they didn't even try to hide Toronto in the background. Toronto’s extensive work on the silver screen reveals that, while we have the chameleonic ability to look like anywhere from New York City to...Show More Summary
The WNBA has fined the Indiana Fever, New York Liberty and Phoenix Mercury $5,000 each and the players from those teams $500 each after they wore plain black warmup shirts in the wake of shootings by and against police officers, the Associated Press has reported. According to the AP, the Liberty players have worn the […]
Three teams and their players were fined by the league for warming up in all black t-shirts. The New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury, Indiana Fever and all of their players have been fined by the WNBA for wearing black t-shirts in warmups...Show More Summary