Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association

Police Union Responds To Calls For Officer's Firing Following James Blake ArrestOn Tuesday, the New York Times published an editorial calling for the NYPD to fire Officer James Frascatore.
PBA Prez: NYPD Officers Punished For Posing With Topless Models In Times SquareTwo uniformed New York City police officers who were spotted snapping selfies with the topless models in Times Square have been reassigned.
Review: NYPD Body Camera Program Should Record More StopsA body camera pilot program at the NYPD raised a wide range of questions about how to best monitor police and community interactions, according to a report released Thursday.
PBA Head Comes Out Against Anti-Violent Crime Program, Calls For More Police HiresThe head of the Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association on Tuesday issued sharp criticism of the city's plan to reduce surging gun violence.
CBS2 Sources: NYPD Proposes New Training Materials For Police Academy CadetsA 140-page recommendation was filed in federal court Monday, which includes new training for cadets about telling racist jokes and using offensive language, sources said.
PBA: New Stop-And-Frisk Guidelines Will Confuse Officers, Make Jobs HarderNew guidelines for the stop, question and frisk policing method were released to NYPD officers this week, and the patrol union said the guidelines will make the officers’ jobs more difficult.
Back In Their Good Graces? De Blasio Orders High-End Bulletproof Vests For NYPD OfficersNearly two months after two cops were murdered and some members of the Police Department turned their backs on him, Mayor Bill de Blasio is trying, again, to make amends.
CBS2 Exclusive: De Blasio Slams City-Funded Legal Group Over Rap Video Advocating Cop KillingsThe 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.
Bratton Expresses Outrage Over City's $5,000 Settlement With Machete-Wielding Man Shot By PoliceA man shot by police after threatening them with a machete has received a $5,000 settlement from New York City.
Sharpton, Adams Defend De Blasio At Separate MLK EventsAt a seperate MLK Day event at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, Borough President Eric Adams, a former NYPD captain, also stuck up for the mayor.
Second Officer Wounded In Bronx Shooting Released From HospitalHundreds of fellow officers lined the street outside Mount Sinai Hospital as Officer Andrew Dossi left Friday afternoon.
Lynch: 'I Don't Do My Job To Make Myself Popular'Patrolmen's Benevolent Association President Patrick Lynch is speaking out after a new poll found only 18 percent of New Yorkers had a favorable opinion of the longtime union leader.