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Why Is Police Misconduct Making Regular Headlines, And What Can Be Done?

In the Tri-State Area and across the country, cases of police misconduct are raising questions about whom we trust to serve and protect.

04/10/2015

Detective Ian Cyrus is under investigation for allegedly stealing money during a raid on a Brooklyn bodega. (credit: Image via CBS2)

Detective Accused Of Stealing Nearly $3,000 From Brooklyn Bodega Suspended Without Pay

A Brooklyn narcotics detective accused of stealing nearly $3,000 from a deli during a raid remains suspended without pay.

04/10/2015

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NYPD: Officers Find Loaded Gun, Drugs On Subway Turnstile Jumper In Brooklyn

A routine stop of a subway turnstile jumper netted a cache of weapons and drugs in Brooklyn, the NYPD said.

04/10/2015

Detective Ian Cyrus is under investigation for allegedly stealing money during a raid on a Brooklyn bodega. (credit: Image via CBS2)

Detective Accused Of Stealing Nearly $3,000 From Brooklyn Bodega

The incident took place at Yemen Deli & Grocery at Marcus Garvey Boulevard and Halsey Place last Friday, according to police.

04/09/2015

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Police: Man Puts 79-Year-Old Woman Into Headlock During Bronx Robbery

The suspect forced his way into an apartment on East 163rd Street after knocking on the door around 5:45 p.m. Tuesday, according to the NYPD.

04/09/2015

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NYPD’s John Miller Weighs In On Boston Bomber’s Possible Death Penalty

Now that a jury has convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on all charges, even more is at stake in the next phase of the federal trial: The same 12 people must decide whether the 21-year-old lives or dies.

04/09/2015

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Bronx DA: Members Of ‘Lyman Place Gang’ Used Facebook To Plot Criminal Activity

An early morning NYPD raid in the Bronx netted eight alleged members of the Lyman Place Gang, on Wednesday.

04/08/2015

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Cops Search For Teen Who Allegedly Fired Shots At Group In Alphabet City

No one was injured by the gun fire, police said.

04/08/2015

The Rev. Calvin Butts says Mayor Bill de Blasio should be targeted for defeat when his reelection campaign comes around if he does not make major changes at the NYPD. (Credit: CBS2)

Rev. Calvin Butts Tells de Blasio To Overhaul NYPD Or Expect To Be Targeted In 2017

The Rev. Calvin O. Butts III of the Abyssinian Baptist Church in Harlem is demanding that the mayor make wholesale changes to the NYPD and fire the officer who put Eric Garner in an apparent chokehold – or else the ministers will fire the mayor.

04/08/2015

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Man Charged With Raping 16-Year-Old In Her Bronx Apartment

Police are searching for a man who sexually assaulted a 16-year-old girl inside her home in the Bronx.

04/08/2015

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CBS2 Sources: No Charges Expected After Man Leaves Incoherent Woman On Queens Sidewalk

A man seen on surveillance video dragging and dumping an incoherent woman on a Queens street has not been arrested and will not be charged, sources told CBS2.

04/08/2015

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Police Release Video Of Man Leaving Unresponsive Woman On Queens Sidewalk

Police are asking for help in identifying a woman they found unresponsive and incoherent in the Richmond Hill section of Queens Saturday.

04/07/2015

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Loved Ones Say Goodbye To East Village Explosion Victim, Nicholas Figueroa

“He was a good kid. He was a good man. Turned out to be an extraordinary man. It is tragic what happened to him,” Figueroa’s uncle Marcelo said.

04/07/2015

Pei Xia Chen, the widow of Wenjian Liu, speaks in Gravesend, Brooklyn, on April 7, 2015. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Tunnel To Towers Foundation Fixing Homes For Families Of Slain NYPD Cops Liu, Ramos

Liu and Ramos were fatally shot inside their car in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn.

04/07/2015

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NYPD: Homicide Rate Up 16 Percent In 2015

For a city that prides itself on low homicide rates, a 16 percent increase in murders in New York this year is a grim number.

04/07/2015

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