Police Believe Disturbed Man Slashed Mother, Set Fire In The BronxPolice believe a man described as emotionally disturbed was behind a fire that broke out Tuesday in the Bronx.
Experts, Lawmakers Want Changes To NYPD Response To Emotionally Disturbed PeopleActivists have pushed for the NYPD to amend its policy and bring along specialized teams for calls involving emotionally disturbed people.
Family Of Man Fatally Shot By Police Sues CityThe lawsuit was filed Monday in Manhattan federal court. It seeks unspecified damages for the September 2012 killing of 28-year-old Mohamed Bah, shot in his Morningside Heights home.
Review Under Way After Bystanders Hit During Police-Involved Shooting Outside Port AuthorityIn a statement, the NYPD reiterated that officers are authorized to use deadly physical force when they reasonably believe they must do so to protect themselves or another person or persons present from imminent death or serious physical injury.