Investigation: Maintenance Workers Didn't Do Safety Checks At NYC Public Housing ApartmentsThe Department of Investigation said it re-inspected 240 apartments recently visited by maintenance workers. Over half the apartments had deficiencies that should have been caught by the workers.
DOI Report: De Blasio Administration Bungled Nursing Home Land Deal, Hindered InvestigatorsThe Department of Investigation has found that City Hall bungled a controversial land deal that allowed a Lower East Side nursing home to be turned into luxury condos.
Bratton Slams DOI Report Attacking Broken Windows Policing StrategyPolice Commissioner Bill Bratton was fired up and firing back Thursday evening, after a new city Department of Investigation report attacking his signature policing strategy.
NYPD Slams Report Saying Quality Of Life Enforcement Doesn't Impact Serious CrimeA new city report has raised questions about the NYPD’s quality of life policies – in particular the “broken windows” policy.
Department Of Investigation Commissioner Steps Away From NYC Corruption ProbeIn a sudden and surprising development Friday, Department of Investigation Commissioner Mark Peters is stepping aside in the New York municipal corruption investigation.
FDNY Laborer Accused Of Falsifying Time Sheets, Taking $21,000 He Didn't EarnAn FDNY laborer was facing charges from the city Department of Investigation Thursday, on allegations that he lied about working overtime and fraudulently took home $21,000 in extra income from the city.
Report: Series Of Lapses Preceded Deadly Upper West Side Facade CollapseA series of regulatory lapses and a feigned inspection report preceded a facade collapse that killed a 2-year-old girl, a Department of Investigation probe found.
DOI: Rikers Island Correction Officer Caught With Razor-Edged WeaponA correction officer at Rikers Island was arrested this weekend, on charges that he came into the jail complex with a razor-edged weapon.
Investigators: FDNY EMT Made Fake 911 Call, Misdirected Other First RespondersAn FDNY emergency medical technician placed a false 911 call that misdirected nearly a dozen first responders, the city Department of Investigation alleged Friday.
Private Investigator Accused Of Trying To Smuggle Drugs Into Rikers IslandDOI arranged to have a drug-sniffing dog greet the would-be smuggler and the pooch alerted.
Rats And Rot: NYC Report Rips Family Homeless SheltersNew York City investigators say decrepit and dangerous conditions and poor enforcement have been rampant in shelters that house nearly 12,000 homeless families with children.
NYC Council Holds Hearing Into Report On Overhaul Of 911 SystemThe City Council is holding a hearing following a scathing report on the overhaul of the 911 system.