NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Under Pressure, Commissioner Bratton Puts New Faces On NYPD Training

In the aftermath of the Ferguson protests, Commissioner Bill Bratton is stepping up to the plate in order to restore trust in the NYPD, following an accidental shooting, a chokehold death and other questionable incidents.

11/25/2014

A surveillance image of a suspect who struck and critically injured an NYPD officer with a hatchet. He was shot and killed by police. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police From All Over Gather In NYC To Formulate Plan To Stop ‘Lone Wolf’ Terrorists

A frightening string of “lone wolf” terror attacks was the topic at NYPD headquarters on Thursday as a security summit was held to discuss how the war on ISIS might be felt here in the homeland.

11/06/2014

Philip Banks (credit: Handout)

City Council Members Voice Concerns Over Police Chief’s Resignation

Members of the New York City Council gathered at City Hall to voice their concerns over the direction of the NYPD in light of the sudden departure of Chief of Department Philip Banks III.

11/03/2014

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De Blasio, Bratton Address Reported Fallout After Police Chief’s Resignation

Mayor Bill de Blasio and NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton took a swing on Sunday at media accounts portraying a fissure in their relationship following the resignation of Chief of Department Philip Banks III.

11/02/2014

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Police: 3 Arrested Following Police Chase May Be Behind More Robberies In Queens

It appears the shotgun found inside the car is linked to similar crimes in Queens.

09/16/2014

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

First Deputy Commissioner Rafael Pineiro To Retire After Over 40 Years Of Service

Rafael Pineiro had been a top candidate for police commissioner before Mayor Bill de Blasio selected Bill Bratton.

09/16/2014

Rev. Al Sharpton speaks with the media as he arrives at City Hall for a roundtable discussion with Mayor Bill de Blasio and Police Commissioner Bill Bratton on police-community relations following the death of Eric Garner while in police custody in Staten Island on July 31, 2014 in New York City. The meeting included clergy members and community leaders from Staten Island and other boroughs of the city. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Rev. Sharpton Changes Plan For March Over Verrazano Bridge

Rev. Al Sharpton announced Saturday that plans to march over the Verrazano Bridge have changed, and that now they will take buses over the bridge.

08/09/2014

The newest officers to join the ranks of the NYPD graduated from the police academy on Friday. (Credit CBS 2)

EXCLUSIVE: NYPD Changes Policy, Pairs Rookie Officers With Veterans

The NYPD is making a big push to bring the city’s rising crime numbers down — and they’re doing it one rookie at a time.

07/15/2014

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton (Credit: Getty Images)

NYPD Analyzing Consequences Of Decline In Stop-And-Frisk

Overall, crime in the city is down, but there has been an uptick in shootings in certain neighborhoods.

06/26/2014

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Officials: 22 Charged In Brooklyn Drug Dealing Investigation

The charges were announced by District Attorney Kenneth Thompson and NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton.

06/19/2014

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

Terrorism Experts Warn: Leader Of ISIS Has His Eyes On New York City

The new war in Iraq has local terrorism experts on high alert. The leader of the insurgent group swallowing city after city there has vowed to bring his war to New York City.

06/17/2014

Guns purchased by under cover officers prior to arrest of two in New York City (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

2 Indicted On Gun Trafficking Charges In New York City

Bronx resident Javon Burgess, 36, and 24-year-old Paul Lee, of Brooklyn are accused of selling the illegal weapons in broad daylight.

04/03/2014

New Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson says NYC will receive more anti-terror funding than previously allocated. (Photo: CBS 2)

EXCLUSIVE: DHS May Reverse Course, Increase NYC Anti-Terror Funding

President Barack Obama’s words on his nightmare scenario — nuclear weapons going off in Manhattan — have become a dream come true for the NYPD.

04/02/2014

Mayor Bill de Blasio (credit: Getty Images)

Mayor De Blasio To March In Queens St. Patrick’s Day Parade

According to a tweet from de Blasio’s office, the mayor will deliver remarks and march in the St. Pat’s For All parade in Queens.

03/01/2014