The rookie NYPD officer who shot and killed Brooklyn man Akai Gurley has been indicted, an attorney for Gurley’s girlfriend told WCBS 880 Tuesday afternoon.
The video, “Hands Up” by Uncle Murda and Maino, was posted online in December and shows the two rappers pointing guns at the head of a man in a police uniform.
A new poll Thursday showed a low approval rating for Patrick Lynch, president of the Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association.
Police statistics show that in the last three weeks police issued about 44,000 fewer parking tickets than during the same period last year.
Mayor Bill de Blasio got a chilly reception from NYPD officers at Woodhull Hospital Saturday after two officers were shot to death in Brooklyn.
Christmas came early for hundreds of kids across Brooklyn and Queens Saturday.
Friction boiled over again on Thursday between unions representing NYPD officers and Mayor Bill de Blasio.
The mayor also criticized the Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association’s petition to ban him from future NYPD funerals as “inappropriate.”
A pair of bills introduced in the City Council on Thursday target the way police patrol New York City’s streets.
Brooklyn DA Investigates Video Which Appears To Show NYPD Officer Taking Money From Man During Stop-And-Frisk
The alleged encounter at the Surfside Gardens Housing Project was caught on cellphone video.
A pregnant woman who is seen on video being pushed to the ground during a confrontation with police officers in Brooklyn said she is worried for her unborn son.
Shootings in the city are up 8 percent in the first six months of the year.
Twelve years after the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, the death toll has continued to grow.
The proposal has been championed by civil liberties advocates and others troubled by some of the department’s practices, including stop and frisk.
During the trial, prosecutors said Pride and four others plotted to rob a drug dealer who lived in a basement apartment in Brooklyn, but were interrupted by police.