by Carimah Townes Posted on January 12, 2015 Updated: January 12, 2015
Recommended disciplinary actions for officers who used chokeholds were routinely ignored by the Police Commissioner.
by Kira Lerner & Igor Volsky Posted on January 2, 2015 Updated: January 2, 2015
Tickets and summonses for minor offenses have plummeted by 94 percent and overall arrests have fallen 66 percent since the work stoppage began.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on December 27, 2014
Some have gone so far as to claim Mayor de Blasio is responsible for the killings of two NYPD officers.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on December 22, 2014 Updated: December 23, 2014
More facts are emerging about his fragile mental state, his criminal history, and the circumstances leading up to his brutal acts on Saturday.
by Carimah Townes Posted on December 19, 2014
NYPD officers are in hot water again.
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on December 6, 2014 Updated: December 6, 2014
If you're protesting in New York, there's a good chance the police are checking your Twitter.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on December 4, 2014 Updated: December 4, 2014
The tragic tale of Eric Garner's death bears a striking resemblance to another police chokehold case that reached the Supreme Court in 1983.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on December 3, 2014 Updated: December 4, 2014
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on November 8, 2014 Updated: November 11, 2014
Are the police equipped for the job?
by Nicole Flatow Posted on November 6, 2014 Updated: November 12, 2014
The reaction of one police union president: “If the current practice of making arrests for both possession and sale of marijuana is, in fact, abandoned, then this is clearly the beginning of the breakdown of a civilized society."