Councilman: NYC Should Be Required To Update Bulletproof Vests For CopsThe move comes after a published report said some officers were paying for updated vests our of their own pockets.
Kelly: Bulletproof Vest Saves Cop On LES, Suspect Still At Large"Officer Groves is clearly lucky to be alive," Police Commissioner Ray Kelly said. "He was shot from no more than eight feet away. He would have almost certainly have been killed if it wasn't for his bullet-resistant vest."
Paramus Cop Remains Critical After ShootoutOfficer Rachel Morgan was shot during a wild gunfight with 23-year-old Michael Carmody Sunday night near the Garden State Parkway.
Paramus Cop Recovering After Garden State Parkway ShootingOfficer Rachel Morgan, a two-year veteran of the force, was pursuing driver Michael Carmody when the suspect opened fire, authorities said.
NYC Livery Cabbies Get Bulletproof VestsFernando Mateo said livery drivers are the target of some 300 robberies and assaults each month. The pilot program is being launched in honor of cab driver Cesar Santo, who was fatally shot in June.