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Police Commissioner Bill Bratton

A mysterious white flag is seen on top of the Brooklyn Bridge on July 22, 2014. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

German Artists Reportedly Claim Responsibility For Brooklyn Bridge White Flag Incident

Mischa Leinkauf and Matthias Wermke told the New York Times they were behind the stunt to celebrate “the beauty of public space.”

08/12/2014

The New York Post on Aug. 8, 2014. (credit: Jesse Zanger/CBSNewYork)

Bratton Dismisses Report Of Return Of ‘Squeegee Men,’ Says They’ll Be ‘Taken Care Of’

Longtime New Yorkers will recall the problem: Vagrants accosting drivers at stop lights, spraying windshields of cars, wiping them down and then demanding cash.

08/08/2014

New video shows Eric Garner, 43, on the ground before he died shortly after an officer apparently put him in a choke hold. (Credit: CBS 2)

Medical Examiner: Police Chokehold Killed Eric Garner, Death Ruled A Homicide

The medical examiner’s office said a chokehold by police officer caused death of Staten Island man.

08/01/2014

De Blasio With NYPD

NYPD Launching ‘Summer All Out’ Program To Combat Spike In Shootings

Shootings in the city are up 8 percent in the first six months of the year.

07/03/2014

A police car is seen in Times Square - New York, NY - May 26, 2004 - Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

NYPD Officers To Be Equipped With Tablets In New Pilot Program

The tablets will make their way into the field over the next three months and will give officers access to a wide array of information.

03/04/2014