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NYPD officers monitor a march against stop-and-frisk tactics on Feb. 23, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

New York AG: Half Of Stop-And-Frisk Arrests Don’t Lead To Convictions

In a first-of-its kind analysis, a report from the New York Attorney General’s office found that just 1.5 percent of stop-and-frisk arrests resulted in a jail or prison sentence longer than 30 days.

11/14/2013

Mayor Michael Bloomberg (R) speaks during a news conference as Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly listens at City Hall on Aug. 12, 2013.  (credit: CBS 2)

Bloomberg: Judge In Stop & Frisk Case Knows ‘Absolutely Zero’

Speaking Friday on his weekly radio show, Mayor Michael Bloomberg blasted U.S. District Court Judge Shira Scheindlin, who earlier this week ruled that the NYPD’s stop, question and frisk tactic was unconstitutional.

08/16/2013

New apple green taxi that will work in The Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn, Staten Island  and Upper Manhattan. (Rich Lamb/WCBS 880)

N.Y. State Court Of Appeals Reinstates Bloomberg Outer Borough Taxi Plan

Under the plan the TLC will be able to issue 18,000 hail licenses over the next three years – 20 percent must be handicapped-accessible.

06/06/2013

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Judge Orders NYPD To Cease Stop-And-Frisk At Certain Bronx Buildings

A federal judge has ordered the New York City Police Department to stop making trespass stops outside certain privately owned Bronx buildings without reasonable suspicion.

01/08/2013

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NYC Counsel Warns Of OTB Retirees Losing Benefits

Corporation Counsel Michael Cardozo said the City cannot be called on to bail out the state’s public benefit corporations. The OTB filed a motion to withdraw its bankruptcy reorganization petition Wednesday, saying it plans to close.

12/16/2010

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Judge Bars NYC From Hiring New Firefighters

Judge Nicholas Garaufis said his permanent injunction would be lifted if the city agreed to court-proposed hiring methods.

10/20/2010

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NYC Won’t Hire New Firefighters

New York City won’t hire any rookie firefighters until a new entry exam is created to replace one that a judge has declared discriminatory.

09/17/2010