NYC Police Union Urges Officers To Take Pictures Of Quality-Of-Life OffendersThe Sergeants Benevolent Association is launching a new initiative to combat quality-of-life issues.
City, Police Sergeants Union Reach Tentative Contract AgreementThe agreement authorizes 11 percent raises over the next seven years. It follows the pattern set by the teachers union, but, like other uniformed unions, it contains an additional 1 percent raise in its first year.
Commissioner Bratton Meets With Police Unions Over Rift With Mayor De BlasioPolice Commissioner Bill Bratton will meet with the heads of the police unions Wednesday to address deteriorating relations between rank-and-file officers and Mayor Bill de Blasio.
NYPD, Other Departments On High Alert After Officers Killed In BrooklynThe slayings of Officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu Saturday afternoon in Brooklyn heightened fears about the safety of law enforcement officials nationwide, though there is no evidence any threats are imminent.
Sergeants Benevolent Association Blasts Mayor Bill De Blasio After Attack On CopsDe Blasio was on the defensive again Monday against accusation by police unions that he is anti-cop, CBS 2's Marcia Kramer reported.
Bratton: Report That Maryland Prison Gang Is Targeting Cops Is 'Overblown'According to a report in the Staten Island Advance, a warning was issued to some police that 10 members of the Black Guerrilla Family have begun preparing to shoot a cop.
Critics: Protesters Are Getting Away With Too Much Under New NYPD ProtocolThe NYPD’s newest protest protocol received mixed reception Wednesday, a day after protests against the grand jury decision in Ferguson, Missouri, shut down expressways and tunnel entrances.
NYPD To Begin Issuing Tickets For Low-Level Marijuana OffensesPolice Commissioner William Bratton announced Monday that officers will now be allowed to issue simple summonses for certain low-level marijuana offenses, rather than making arrests.
Police Union Leader Blasts Mayor Bill De Blasio's Brooklyn DNC Bid Ed Mullins, president of the Sergeants Benevolent Association, said he does not support the mayor's call to bring the convention to the Barclays Center in downtown Brooklyn.
Bill Thompson Compares Aspects Of Stop-And-Frisk Tactics To Trayvon Martin CaseDemocrat Bill Thompson has ushered in a new phase in the hotly contested New York City mayor's race after linking the NYPD's controversial stop-and-frisk policy to the Trayvon Martin killing in Florida.
NYPD Sergeant, Political Relative, Arrested On Vandalism ChargesA New York City police sergeant from a political family has been arrested on charges of vandalizing her boyfriend's car. Police say Sgt. Damaris Diaz was arrested Saturday on criminal mischief and aggravated harassment charges. She's the daughter of state Sen. Ruben Diaz Sr. and the sister of Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr.
NYPD Sergeant Shot In The Legs Released From The HospitalThe sounds of applause and bagpipes greeted 44-year-old Sgt. Craig Bier as he was wheeled out of Jamaica Hospital on Friday.