Police Commissioner Bill Bratton was facing a backlash Wednesday over his assertion that the NYPD has a hard time recruiting African-American men as officers because many have arrest records.
Officers responding to a call of domestic violence have shot and killed an armed suspect in the Bronx, police said.
A trip to the barber shop turned Brooklyn District Attorney Kenneth Thompson into a hero.
Theater lovers lined up outside Radio City Music Hall ahead of the show to get a glimpse of the star-studded action.
Police on Friday apprehended a suspect in six robberies and a seventh robbery attempt in Central Park and Midtown.
At a news conference Thomas refused to comment on the protests. A statement from the Garden said the women are misinformed.
Two children and a man were struck — and one of the children later died — when a vehicle crashed into a restaurant late Thursday afternoon in the Pelham Bay section of the Bronx.
Police are hoping surveillance video leads them to the suspect who pushed the transgender woman onto the tracks.
The likely Republican presidential contender says in remarks for a speech Thursday afternoon at Burlington County College that the national standards have brought confusion and frustration to parents and classrooms.
New York’s attorney general Eric Schneiderman soon plans to submit broad and detailed legislation aimed at ending public corruption in Albany.
A critical part of the Rockaways has been restored for the first time since Superstorm Sandy, and Mayor Bill de Blasio was there Friday to mark the occasion.
The man wanted for the murder of a Washington, D.C., family and their housekeeper has been taken into custody, a police source said.
Shortly after 3 p.m. police responded to a pedestrian struck at the corner of Amsterdam Avenue and West 113th Street in Morningside Heights.
Federal prosecutors say a long-running investigation into a New Jersey street gang has ended with the arrests of 71 people on charges ranging from violence to drug-trafficking.
A Queens rapper who was part of French Montana’s group, Coke Boys, has been killed in an early morning shooting.