Police Commissioner Ray Kelly
Just one day after a judge ruled that the NYPD’s “stop-and-risk” policies have led to thousands of illegal actions, the Department announced Thursday it is “refining” the program.
The ring allegedly took orders for specific colors and models of Lexus sedans and other luxury vehicles from an international broker who then sold the vehicles to buyers in Nigeria and other African nations, authorities said.
In a potential matchup, the poll shows New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly trailing each of the three leading Democratic candidates by double digits.
Doctors said that though the knife went into his brain, it narrowly missed vitals areas and a main artery.
NYPD Police Commissioner Ray Kelly described what happened, saying Loor was “stabbed in his left temple with a knife that penetrated his skull.”
Sources said that based on linguistic patterns and other postings by the same person or group of persons authorities believe the author is a well-funded Eqyptian. Experts are trying to discover if the threat is some call to action.
On his weekly radio show, Mayor Michael Bloomberg said he believes the stop-and-frisk program is lowering the city’s crime rate, but conceded it could be applied more effectively.
CBS 2 has learned that the NYPD will uphold a Department trial judge’s recommendation that Det. Gescard Isnora be fired for his role in the 2006 Sean Bell killing.
The meeting comes after shows of both opposition and support for the NYPD’s surveillance of Muslims in and around the Tri-state area.
The Fordham Law Muslim Students Association are picketing a university alumni association luncheon where New York City Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly is appearing as a guest speaker.
The Associated Press reports the NYPD used some federal drug fighting funds to help pay for surveillance of mosques and Muslim businesses.
Among those who moved up in rank were Detective Kevin Herlihy and Officer Kevin Brennan. Herlihy was hurt in a gun fight with a suspect at a Harlem subway station last week; Brennan was shot in the head at point-blank range in Brooklyn last month.
Police say 8-year-old Armando Bigo was shot in the arm Tuesday night while standing outside of Bodega in the Bronx.
Ramarley Graham was killed by police in the bathroom the apartment where he lived with his mother and grandmother.
Herlihy said he “feels lucky” as he was greeted by two long rows of applauding police officers while being wheeled out Wednesday from New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center.