NYC Police Union Files Suit Over Release Of Body Camera FootageA union representing New York City police officers sued the department Tuesday, saying its release of body camera footage without a court order violates a state law that makes officer disciplinary records confidential.
Police Union, Other Labor Leaders Protest Mayor De Blasio's Iowa TripThe Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association is sending representatives to protest the mayor's appearance at a fundraiser for the advocacy group "Progress Iowa," saying de Blasio isn't as progressive as he claims.
Officials Worry NJ Property Taxes Could Skyrocket If Arbitration Cap ExpiresA battle is brewing in New Jersey over a salary increase for police officers and firefighters.
PBA Pres Irate Over Bail For Man Who Claimed To ‘Hear Voices,’ Allegedly Grabbed At Cop’s GunThe NYPD is circulating an urgent bulletin to all of its officers, warning them of 29-year-old Kurdel Emmanuel.
NYPD Places Son Of PBA President Lynch On Modified Duty Over Accidental Gunfire IncidentA police officer who is the son of Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association President Pat Lynch was placed on modified duty for disciplinary reasons Tuesday.
Black Youth Group Stages Sit-In At PBA Headquarters, 10 ArrestedBlack Youth Project protesters, supported by the ACLU and Million Hoodies, staged a protest outside the security gates of the PBA headquarters at 125 Broad St. in Lower Manhattan this morning.
De Blasio, Bratton Fire Back At PBA's Lynch After Remarks On City's Quality Of LifeMayor Bill de Blasio and police Commissioner Bill Bratton have upped the ante in a feud with Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association President Patrick Lynch, over what Lynch said is a declining quality of life.
PBA President Actively Seeking Challengers Against De BlasioThe head of the Patrolmen's Benevolent Association is claiming City Hall's policies are handcuffing NYPD cops and preventing them from doing their jobs.
PBA Releases Another Ad Targeting Mayor De BlasioThe ad is part of a seven-figure campaign by the PBA that launched earlier this month and is running on both broadcast and cable channels.
PBA President Lynch: Arbitrator's 1 Percent Pay Raise Is An 'Insult' To Police OfficersMembers of the Patrolmen's Benevolent Association recently staged protests outside City Hall and Gracie Mansion, expressing their outrage over the proposed 1 percent raise.
NYPD Officers Rally Outside Gracie Mansion Over Arbitrator's 1 Percent RaiseAn arbitrator gave police officers a one percent raise each year for a two-year period covering 2010 and 2012.
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.