A task force involving local police, county police and the FBI was formed in early 2014 after a surge in heroin use and 85 overdose deaths in Westchester in 2012 and 2013.
The city’s new inspector general for police says the NYPD and an independent agency probing excessive force claims are not consistent in how they decide officers should be held accountable in using barred chokeholds.
Officials with the ride-sharing service Uber defended the operation with city council members Monday morning.
City health officials are trying to determine if a common source is to blame for a spike in cases of Legionnaires’ disease in the Bronx.
Police Commissioner Bill Bratton will meet with the heads of the police unions Wednesday to address deteriorating relations between rank-and-file officers and Mayor Bill de Blasio.
The judges found the zone does not violate constitutional issues regarding separation of church and state
A massive manhunt had been under way for the suspects since Monday night’s shooting that happened around 10:30 p.m. on Tiebout Avenue.
The 30-year-old son of a Manhattan hedge fund manager has been arrested in connection with the shooting death of his father.
Before the turn of the 20th century, Trinity Church was the place to be on New Year’s Eve. But when The New York Times moved to its new home on 42nd Street and gave Longacre Square a brand new home, its bosses figured: Why not celebrate?
The shocking murder of two NYPD officers has gripped the city, just days before Christmas.
The NYCLU wants the evidence made public in the grand jury’s decision to not indict Officer Daniel Pantaleo and plans to fight for it in court on Friday.
The judge weighing whether to make the Eric Garner grand jury proceedings public has pulled himself off the case.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s administration prohibited fracking in New York Wednesday citing unresolved health issues and dubious economic benefits of the widely used gas-drilling technique.
Two City Council members are planning to introduce separate bills targeting the private use of drones in New York City.
A video showing a clash between protesters and police on the Brooklyn Bridge on Saturday is now a key piece of evidence in an investigation.