Expert Questions Effectiveness Of Police Body CamsNews that some NYPD officers will soon be headed to Los Angeles to study police body cams has raised some questions of the program’s effectiveness.
In Aftermath Of Jewish Center Shooting, NYPD Eyes Wider Use Of TasersThe NYPD wants to shock -- not shoot. Commissioner Bill Bratton has plans to dramatically increase the number of officers on the streets armed with Tasers.
Is Anti-Police Climate Making Cops More Hesitant In Dangerous Situations?The deadly standoff at a Brooklyn Jewish center is igniting concerns that the current anti-police political climate in New York can cause cops to hesitate before they act.
Port Authority Police Halt Non-Mandatory Training, Fire 9 Rookie Officers After Rowdy Graduation PartyPort Authority police have fired rookie officers and halted training following a drunken graduation party in August.
Sources: Shootings Up In New York City Since Stop-And-Frisk RulingLaw enforcement sources say they've already seen something of a trend on the street in that stop, question and frisk is fast becoming stop, watch and wait.
Nassau County Officer's Actions Dissected In Incident That Killed Hofstra StudentJohn Jay College of Criminal Justice professor Michele Galietta said the officer was confronted with a split-second choice when a masked man holding 21-year-old Hofstra University student Andrea Rebello in a headlock pointed a loaded handgun at him.
NYPD Informant: I Was Ordered To Spy On, Incriminate MuslimsA man who says he was a paid informant working for the NYPD claimed Tuesday that he was ordered to spy on the innocent, and make them issue incriminating statements.
Exclusive: More Than 100 Cops Involved In NYPD Ticket-Fixing ProbeSome 17 cops are expected to be indicted on charges said to include bribery, larceny, perjury and obstruction. Some 100 others will face non-criminal Police Department punishment.
NYPD Defends Arresting Wall Street Protesters For Wearing MasksAn obscure law that has been on the books since 1845 has been used five times this week at the protests on Wall Street.