New York Eyes 'Textalyzer' To Combat Distracted DrivingThe legislation that would allow police to a use a "textalyzer" to determine if a driver had been using a mobile device in the moments before a crash.
Racial Disparity Seen In Use Of Handcuffs In Schools, NYCLU Study SaysCivil rights advocates have been looking over school safety data, and said they have found some troubling trends along racial lines.
Complaint: NYC Police Violate Rights By Telling Homeless To MoveNew York City police are violating homeless people's rights by ordering them to "move along'' in public places, according to a civil liberties group.
NYCLU Raises Alarm Over Use Of Stingray Data Collection Devices By PoliceThe New York Civil Liberties Union is raising concerns over privacy issues with an NYPD crime-fighting tool known as the Stingray.
Teenage Immigrant Illegally Barred From Attending New York School, Family ClaimsThe family of a teenage immigrant student claims he has been illegally barred from attending Mamaroneck High School, according to a petition filed Wednesday by the New York Civil Liberties Union.
NYCLU Head Concerned About Free Wi-Fi PrivacyThe head of the New York Civil Liberties Union is expressing concerns about the privacy of people using free Wi-Fi throughout the city.
Report: NYPD Has Used Secretive Cell Tracking Technology More Than 1,000 Times Since 2008According to data released by the New York Civil Liberties Union, the New York Police Department has used secretive cellphone tracking technology more than 1,000 times since 2008.
Report: Civilian Complaints Of NYPD Misconduct Jump Nearly 70 PercentLast year saw 531 cases of wrongdoing substantiated -- up from 315 in 2014.
New York Homeless Accuse De Blasio Administration of Going Overboard In City Clean Up Video footage shows sanitation men decked head to toe in Hazmat suits, dragging sheets, blankets, and more to the dumpster.
Farm Owners Appeal $13,000 Fine For Denying Lesbian WeddingMelissa and Jennie McCarthy, who now live in NYC, filed a complaint with the Human Rights Division against Liberty Ridge Farm in 2012, after being denied to wed there.
Civil Libertarians Sound Off Over NYPD X-Ray Van ProgramX-ray vans can see into vehicles and even some buildings, and while they were developed for the military, they are now being used by the NYPD.
NYCLU To Court: Police Should Disclose Info On Secret X-Ray VansThe department had denied a Freedom of Information Law request for records revealing the Z Backscatter Vans' usage and public health risks.