In the Tri-State Area and across the country, cases of police misconduct are raising questions about whom we trust to serve and protect.
A Brooklyn narcotics detective accused of stealing nearly $3,000 from a deli during a raid remains suspended without pay.
A routine stop of a subway turnstile jumper netted a cache of weapons and drugs in Brooklyn, the NYPD said.
The incident took place at Yemen Deli & Grocery at Marcus Garvey Boulevard and Halsey Place last Friday, according to police.
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.
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.
An early morning NYPD raid in the Bronx netted eight alleged members of the Lyman Place Gang, on Wednesday.
No one was injured by the gun fire, police said.
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.
Police are searching for a man who sexually assaulted a 16-year-old girl inside her home in the Bronx.
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.
Police are asking for help in identifying a woman they found unresponsive and incoherent in the Richmond Hill section of Queens Saturday.
“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.
Liu and Ramos were fatally shot inside their car in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn.
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.