A Brooklyn man claims he was blamed and framed by police for an accident involving a squad car. He says surveillance video proves he’s innocent, and the officers concocted a story to protect themselves.
Police say the suspect has gone after women three times in less than two weeks in Kew Gardens and Forest Hills.
Police have released a photo of a man wanted for robbing one Manhattan bank and attempting to rob two others.
The investigation began last Friday when police said a man walked into a police station with a container that tested positive for cyanide.
A federal judge on Thursday threw out a civil rights lawsuit challenging surveillance by the NYPD of Muslims in New Jersey.
The NYPD has taken over enforcement of regulations for horse carriages, and a spokesman for the industry said he hopes they will go by the law and not by a plan to shut the industry down.
New York City Police Commissioner William Bratton says he has “no problem whatsoever” with Mayor Bill de Blasio’s call to the NYPD after a political ally was arrested.
The number of civil suits against the New York Police Department has doubled in the past decade to a record high of more than 9,500 filed in 2012.
Police are asking for the public’s help in locating missing New York City fashion designer Michele Savoia.
The NYPD is looking for four individuals wanted in connection with a grand larceny that took place at a store in the Fort Greene section of Brooklyn.
In all, Tyquan Solomon, 19, of Fort Greene, and Terrance Sistrunk, 16, also of Fort Greene, were each arrested and charged with five robberies Wednesday.
The family of an unarmed National Guardsman killed by police during a Queens traffic stop has settled with the city for millions.
The NYPD and the FBI have busted up a ring of robbers who are accused of breaking into ritzy jewelry stores, and stealing more than $1 million worth of watches, all up and down the East Coast.
The nurse was not seriously hurt in the incident which followed a more serious one that took place on Friday night, at Brookdale Hospital.
Bratton said the reforms will help improve community-police relations but also put the business community at ease. He noted that stop-and-frisk is seen as divisive and unconstitutional by some.