Commissioner William Bratton

Marijuana plants grow at Perennial Holistic Wellness Center, a not-for-profit medical marijuana dispensary in Los Angeles. (credit: Getty Images)

Rep. Jeffries To NYPD: Cut Back On Low-Level Pot Arrests

U.S. Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-N.Y.) on Tuesday pressed the NYPD to reduce low-level marijuana arrests, after new numbers suggested only modest change so far under Mayor de Blasio’s administration.

05/27/2014

Police Shooting, Crown Heights

Police Officer Shot 3 Times In Crown Heights, Brooklyn

An NYPD officer was shot in both legs Wednesday afternoon in Crown Heights, Brooklyn.

02/26/2014

Mayor-Elect Bill De Blasio Announces William Bratton As City's Next Police Chief

Commissioner Bratton Looks To Shake Up Rookie Cops’ Typical First Year On The Job

Bratton said the head of police training is working on a new plan for a “more comprehensive recruit training environment during their first year.”

01/31/2014