Police Academy

From left to right: James Healey, Kenneth Healey, John Healey (Credit: CBS2)

Brother Of NYPD Officer Attacked By Hatchet-Wielding Man Graduates From Police Academy

On Thursday, Kenneth Healey watched as his younger brother, 22-year-old John, became an NYPD officer, thankful he is alive to see it.

07/02/2015

FILE -- The newest officers to join the ranks of the NYPD graduated from the police academy on Friday. (Credit CBS 2)

Hundreds Of New NYPD Officers Graduate From Police Academy

The ceremony was held at Madison Square Garden.

07/02/2015

Funeral Held For NYPD Officer Injured While Investigating Fire In High Rise

CBS2 Sources: NYPD Proposes New Training Materials For Police Academy Cadets

A 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.

04/21/2015

FILE -- The newest officers to join the ranks of the NYPD graduated from the police academy on Friday. (Credit CBS 2)

EXCLUSIVE: NYPD Changes Policy, Pairs Rookie Officers With Veterans

The NYPD is making a big push to bring the city’s rising crime numbers down — and they’re doing it one rookie at a time.

07/15/2014

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg (file / credit: Kristen Artz / Mayor's Office)

Bloomberg Hopes No Mass Retirement Of NYPD Officers Is Coming

Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Monday weighed in on a report that nearly 3,000 veteran NYPD officers are eligible for retirement this month.

08/26/2013

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Extra-Alarm Fire Breaks Out At Unfinished NYPD Academy In Queens

An extra-alarm fire broke out Tuesday afternoon at the new NYPD academy under construction in Queens.

04/16/2013