The federal judge who ruled that the New York Police Department’s stop and frisk policy violated civil rights said in a speech that body cameras could have prevented the deaths of two men by police. Continue Reading →
On Saturday, September 14th, 2014 at 6:08 AM there was a shooting and stabbing around the 32nd police Precinct on 135th Street in central Harlem, NY.
From Harlem to Hollis, there are potentially eye-opening, noteworthy or controversial police encounters are not rare. Continue Reading →
The heroin death toll in New York City has more than doubled over the past three years, as the drug becomes popular in new areas and among different people, The New York Times reported Thursday. Continue Reading →
There was an astonishing visual display of the battle for the future of New York yesterday in a round-table discussion at City Hall. Continue Reading →
A New York City police officer involved in the arrest of a man who died in custody after being placed in an apparent chokehold has been stripped of his gun and badge and placed on desk duty, police said Saturday. Continue Reading →