NYPD Watchdog Chairman Steps Down Day After Being Sued For Gender-Based SlurThe chairman of New York City's police watchdog agency has resigned a day after being sued by its executive director.
Report: Civilian Complaints Of NYPD Misconduct Jump Nearly 70 PercentLast year saw 531 cases of wrongdoing substantiated -- up from 315 in 2014.
Commissioner Bratton Outlines Next Steps In James Blake False Arrest CaseOn Wednesday, the board returned its findings, substantiating an excessive use of force claim against Officer James Frascatore.
Complaint Review Board: Officer Used Excessive Force Against James BlakeThe NYPD Civilian Complaint Review Board has recommended discipline against the officer who tackled and arrested tennis icon James Blake last month.
Report: Watchdogs Proving More NYC Police Force ComplaintsA report by the New York City agency charged with investigating police misconduct complaints shows that more allegations of excessive force are being substantiated.
NYPD To Track Potential Problem Police Officers With DatabaseThe NYPD is setting up a database using information from several city agencies, including the Civilian Complaint Review Board and City Comptroller Scott Stringer's office.
Former Civilian Complaint Review Board Exec To Go Ahead With Lawsuit Alleging Collusion With NYPDThe former executive director of the NYPD Civilian Complaint Review Board will be allowed to move forward with a lawsuit that questions the board’s willingness to punish misuse of stop-and-frisk enforcement.
Mayor Baraka Announces Civilian Review Board For Newark PoliceNewark Mayor Ras Baraka on Tuesday announced what he called the first step in reforming a problem-plagued police force, with the creation of a civilian complaint review board, the first in the city's history.
New Report Calls Use Of Chokeholds By NYPD 'Alarming'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.
Civilian Complaints Against NYC Police Down This YearAllegations of abuse of force, abuse of authority, offensive language and discourtesy were all down, according to the data by the Civilian Complaint Review Board.
Civilian Complaint Review Board Launches New Web AppNew York City's police watchdog agency has a new web application to make it easier to track the status of complaints.
Report: 10 Of 1,100 NYPD Chokehold Complaints Substantiated Over Last 5 YearsThe report said that only 10 cases out of 1,100 complaints were substantiated over the past 5 1/2 years. The worst discipline dished out was the loss of 10 vacation days.