Pilot Program

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton announces new Shot Spotter pilot program (Credit: Carol D'Auria/1010 WINS)

NYPD Roles Out Shot Spotter Pilot Program In Areas Of Bronx, Brooklyn

The technology is called Shot Spotter and it works like a GPS triangulation system, using antennas and coordinates to identify the location and direction the gunfire comes from.


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Red-Light Camera Pilot Program Set To End In New Jersey

The lights were set to go out this week for the red-light camera program in New Jersey, although some lawmakers want them to stay on.


FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NYPD To Begin Equipping Officers With Tablets On Monday

The NYPD has been trying to get tablet computers out on the streets of the city, in a pilot program that will start on Monday.


Rat scurrying on a city street. (file/credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

City To Launch Pilot Program To Combat Rats On Upper West Side

Starting in September, the West 80s and 90s will be a testing ground for the Department of Health, which plans to put a pebble-like material called Stalite in 30 tree pits.


NJ Governor Chris Christie (credit: CBS 2)

Assembly Panel Takes Up Pilot School Choice Bill

Should the bill pass, students in 13 failing districts would apply for scholarship vouchers to offset the costs of attending private or parochial school.


NJ Governor Chris Christie (credit: CBS 2)

NJ School Choice Bill Advances

The measure would establish a five-year pilot program granting tax credits to businesses that contribute toward education scholarships.


Fernando Mateo (2L) holds a news conference outside City Hall - New York, NY - Dec 20, 2010 - Photo: Ginny Kosola / WCBS 880

NYC Livery Cabbies Get Bulletproof Vests

Fernando Mateo said livery drivers are the target of some 300 robberies and assaults each month. The pilot program is being launched in honor of cab driver Cesar Santo, who was fatally shot in June.