Commissioner Bill Bratton

NYPD officers gather in Paris to mourn police officers slain in terrorist attacks last week. (Credit: Commissioner Bill Bratton/NYPD)

NYPD Expands Active Shooter Training In Wake Of Paris Terror Attacks

In the wake of the Paris terror attacks last week, the NYPD has been quietly expanding training for “active shooter” situations in which terrorists arm themselves with high-powered rifles and open fire.

01/16/2015

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Poll Shows Low Approval Rating For PBA’s Pat Lynch, Officers Turning Backs On De Blasio

A new poll Thursday showed a low approval rating for Patrick Lynch, president of the Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association.

01/15/2015

New video shows Eric Garner, 43, on the ground before he died shortly after an officer apparently put him in a choke hold. (Credit: CBS 2)

Bill To Make Chokeholds Illegal Gains Support In City Council Despite De Blasio’s Veto Threat

As Mayor Bill de Blasio tries to heal the rift with police, he may find himself up against the City Council.

01/15/2015

NYPD officers gather in Paris to mourn police officers slain in terrorist attacks last week. (Credit: Commissioner Bill Bratton/NYPD)

NYPD Officers Stand In Solidarity With Paris Counterparts To Mourn Slain Police Personnel

The NYPD sent an honor unit to Paris Tuesday to mourn three police officers murdered during the terror spree last week.

01/13/2015

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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.

01/12/2015

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton answers questions during a news conference on Jan. 5, 2015. (Photo: CBS2)

Bratton: There Was Indeed A ‘Slowdown’ Among Officers In Ticketing, Low-Level Arrests

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton said Friday that enough NYPD officers stopped writing tickets and making low-level arrests since the assassination of two officers in Brooklyn that the number of summonses plummeted 90 percent.

01/09/2015

Jason Polanco (left) is charged with shooting and wounding two NYPD officers in the Bronx on Monday, Jan. 5, while Joshua Kemp is charged with Polanco in a robbery before the shooting. (Credit: CBS2)

Suspects In Bronx Shooting Of 2 NYPD Officers Appear In Court

Two men charged in the shooting of two NYPD officers in the Bronx are due to face a judge on Wednesday as one of the wounded officers was released from the hospital.

01/07/2015

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton answers questions during a news conference on Jan. 5, 2015. (Photo: CBS2)

Bratton To Meet With Police Unions Over Rift With Mayor

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton is set to meet with police union leaders for Wednesday to address deteriorating relations between rank-and-file officers and Mayor Bill de Blasio, sources told 1010 WINS.

01/06/2015

Revelers Celebrate New Year's Eve In New York's Times Square

Throng Gathers In Times Square To Ring In 2015

People from all over the world are already starting to pack Times Square, where up to a million revelers are expected to ring in 2015.

12/31/2014

Mayor Bill de Blasio (Credit: CBS2)

Mayor De Blasio Blames Media For Creating Divisive Atmosphere

Mayor Bill de Blasio has been sorrowful and somber in his public appearances since the murders of Officer Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu.

12/22/2014

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Timeline Of Ismaaiyl Brinsley, Man Who Gunned Down 2 NYPD Officers In Brooklyn

A timeline of events in the hours before and moments after two New York Police Department officers were killed in their cruiser Saturday by Ismaaiyl Brinsley, a 28-year-old man who vowed online to shoot two “pigs” in retaliation for the police chokehold death of Eric Garner.

12/22/2014

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Police: Suspect Who Gunned Down 2 NYPD Officers Told Passersby To Watch

Police say the man who “assassinated” two NYPD officers in Brooklyn Saturday began his crime spree in Baltimore, Maryland.

12/21/2014

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VIDEO: NYPD Officers Turn Their Backs To Mayor Bill De Blasio Following Ambush Of 2 Officers

Mayor Bill de Blasio got a chilly reception from NYPD officers at Woodhull Hospital Saturday after two officers were shot to death in Brooklyn.

12/21/2014

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Two NYPD Officers Killed In ‘Execution-Style’ Shooting In Brooklyn

The officers, who have been identified as 40-year-old Rafael Ramos and 32-year-old Wenjian Liu, were shot at approximately 2:47 p.m., in Bedford-Stuyvesant.

12/20/2014

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Family Of Michael Brown Calls Ambush Killings Of Two NYPD Officers ‘Senseless’

The family of Michael Brown, the unarmed, black Missouri teen who was shot and killed by a white police officer in Ferguson, Mo., are speaking out after two NYPD officers were ambushed and shot to death in Brooklyn.

12/20/2014

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