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No Parole For Ex-Militant Who Killed 2 NYC Police Officers In 1971

The state Parole Board announced Tuesday that Herman Bell will remain incarcerated for at least another two years. After that, he may again appear before the board.

02/25/2014

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Police Union: Keep Men Locked Up In 1971 Murders Of NYPD Officers

The New York City Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association on Thursday called on the public to oppose parole for two men who were convicted in the 1971 murders of two NYPD officers.

01/23/2014

Robert Moses Causeway

L.I. Police Officers Rescue Woman About To Jump Off Bridge

Two police officers on Long Island rescued a woman who was poised to jump off a bridge Monday morning.

11/18/2013

NYPD Cruiser (file/credit: Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

Latino Officers: Pineiro Should Be Next NYPD Commissioner

Some groups representing Latino NYPD officers on Sunday said they hoped to see First Deputy Police Commissioner Rafael Pineiro named the new top cop.

10/20/2013

IED Awareness Demonstration

Demonstrations Teach First Responders About Dangers Of IEDs

A series of explosions brought dozens of police officers and firefighters to a stone quarry in Putnam County Tuesday, but it wasn’t a crime scene.

08/20/2013

Actress Amanda Bynes appears in court on May 24, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Bynes: Drug Charges Are ‘Lies,’ Cop ‘Sexually Harassed Me’

Amanda Bynes on Saturday released a statement via Twitter, claiming a police officer sexually harassed her and touched her inappropriately the night before her arrest, and that the charges that she threw a bong out a window were a “lie.”

05/25/2013

NYPD Cruiser (file / credit: D Dipasupil/Getty Images)

Activists Petition Against ‘Abusive Practices’ In The NYPD

Members of an activist group circulated a petition at posts around the city Sunday — with the goal of ending what the group called “abusive practices” in the New York City Police Department.

04/07/2013

NYPD Cruiser (file / credit: D Dipasupil/Getty Images)

Drug Arrests At Queens Housing Development Spark Protest

Residents of the Jamaica section of Queens erupted in protest late Friday, after police arrested two men following an alleged drug deal.

04/06/2013

NYPD Cruiser (file / credit: D Dipasupil/Getty Images)

3 NYPD Officers, 2 Civilian Employees Arrested Since Friday

Five NYPD employees, including two sworn officers, have been arrested on various charges since Friday.

03/17/2013

Kimani Gray, 16, was shot and killed by police on Saturday, March 9. (Credit: CBS 2)

Report: Officers Who Killed Kimani Gray Have History Of Complaints Against Them

Two police officers who shot and killed a 16-year-old boy on a street in East Flatbush Brooklyn have a history of being sued for civil rights violations, according to a published report.

03/16/2013

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2 Arrested After Teens Pick Fight With Paramus, N.J. Police Officers

A weekend confrontation between police officers and several teenage boys in Paramus, N.J., ended with two officers and one of the teens suffering minor injuries.

01/06/2013

Newark Police Cruiser (file/credit: Levon Putney/WCBS 880)

City Of Newark Reaches Settlement With Girl Who Was Detained For Recording Officers

The City of Newark has reached a settlement with a teenage girl who was handcuffed and detained for videotaping city police officers in an incident on a public bus back in 2010, according to the American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey.

11/19/2012

The remains of the Breezy Point neighborhood following a fire that broke out during Sunday as seen from Chopper 880 - Nov. 2, 2012 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Police Raise Flag In Breezy Point; Fund Set Up To Help Officers Impacted By Sandy

More than 1,500 members of the New York City police force were directly impacted by Superstorm Sandy, but had no choice but to get to work and help the city cope.

11/05/2012

Bergen County chase

Bergen County Cops Indicted On Misconduct Charges Stemming From Wild Chase

The charges are not centered on the officer’s use of force, but rather what happened after the shooting incident. The grand jury indictment said the two officers removed shell casings from the scene and lied to detectives about what happened.

08/20/2012

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Police Pull NJ Suspect From Burning Car

Two New Jersey police officers pursuing a stolen car early Sunday ended up rescuing the driver after the vehicle crashed and burst into flames.

11/28/2010

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