Former NYPD Chief Of Dept. Philip Banks: 'No Comment' On Reports He's Under InvestigationFor the first time, the highest-ranking officer reportedly under investigation in the NYPD corruption scandal has spoken about it.
NYPD Chief Of Department Philip Banks Resigns Days Before Taking New PositionJust days ago, it was announced that Banks, 51, was being promoted to 1st deputy commissioner Monday. That person is second in command at the nation's largest police department.
'Operation All Out' Putting Additional Cops On City Streets To Combat Spike In ShootingsMost are believed headed to Brooklyn and the Bronx, which have seen three-quarters of the shootings reported so far this year.
Suspect Held Without Bail In Shooting Of NYPD Officer In BrooklynOfficer James Li is in stable condition at Kings County Hospital after police say he was shot in both legs by a man who tried to board a bus without paying.
De Blasio Appoints Former Top Cop William Bratton To Lead NYPD William Bratton is being named to lead the NYPD as it tries to maintain a historic drop in crime and an extensive counterterrorism program, even as its tactics have come under increased scrutiny.
Bill De Blasio Names Anthony Shorris As First Deputy MayorDe Blasio is naming the first members of his administration this week.
De Blasio Interviews Several Candidates To Fill NYPD Commissioner SlotMayor-elect Bill de Blasio says changes in police policy will be the first big thing New Yorkers notice when he takes office.
Bratton: I'd 'Certainly Consider' Returning As Police Commissioner Under Mayor De BlasioBratton insists he's not campaigning for his old job and said he hasn't spoken with the de Blasio transition team.
NYPD Expanding Search For Missing Autistic Boy From QueensPolice Commissioner Ray Kelly said Monday that the NYPD was engaging the help of officials in New Jersey and Long Island in the search for Avonte Oquendo.